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The Resource When the game was ours, Larry Bird & Earvin "Magic Johnson" ; with Jackie MacMullan

When the game was ours, Larry Bird & Earvin "Magic Johnson" ; with Jackie MacMullan

Label
When the game was ours
Title
When the game was ours
Statement of responsibility
Larry Bird & Earvin "Magic Johnson" ; with Jackie MacMullan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With intimate, fly-on-the-wall detail, "When the Game Was Ours" transports readers to an electric era of basketball and reveals for the first time the inner workings of two players--Larry Bird and Earvin "Magic Johnson"--dead set on besting one another
Summary
Two NBA legends offer a definitive account of their decades-long rivalry and friendship, exploring Bird's struggles with chronic pain and Johnson's discovery that he had contracted HIV
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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331271
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Bird, Larry
Dewey number
  • 796.3230922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV884.A1
LC item number
B47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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1959-
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  • Johnson, Earvin
  • MacMullan, Jackie
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True
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  • Bird, Larry
  • Johnson, Earvin
  • Basketball players
  • Basketball
Target audience
adult
Label
When the game was ours, Larry Bird & Earvin "Magic Johnson" ; with Jackie MacMullan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn317917957
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 340 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780547225470
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009020839
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)317917957
Label
When the game was ours, Larry Bird & Earvin "Magic Johnson" ; with Jackie MacMullan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn317917957
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 340 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780547225470
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009020839
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)317917957

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