Great Moments in Basketball History

Peters, Stephanie True, 1965- (Paperback - 2009 )
Great Moments in Basketball History

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Baker & Taylor
From Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game to the memorable game played between the Celtics and the Suns, this informative guide highlights the best moments in basketball history, along with profiles of famous players, team statistics, and much more. Original.

Hachette Book Group
The history of basketball is chock-full of famous buzzer-beating shots, amazing game-saving plays, and thrilling maneuvers that defy gravity. All fans have their favorite memory, just as they have their favorite team and their favorite player. Now here's a book that offers a look back at more than fifteen of the sport's best moments. The Block, The Steal, The Shot. Chamberlain, Abdul-Jabbar, Bird, Jordan, and James. Each entry captures the nail-biting tension of the minutes leading up to the play, as well as information about the superstar players that made them and the teams that they played for.

Packed with facts and action, this is a book young basketball fans will reach for again and again -- and because it comes from Matt Christopher, young readers know they're getting the best sports writing on the shelf.

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Highlights sixteen of the best moments in basketball history, from Wilt Chamberlain's hundred-point game to the memorable game played between the Celtics and the Suns.

Authors: Peters, Stephanie True, 1965-
Statement of Responsibility: Matt Christopher ; text by Stephanie Peters
Title: Great moments in basketball history
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2009
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 130 p., [8] p. of plates : ports. ; 19 cm.
Subject Headings: National Basketball Association History Basketball United States History Basketball players United States History
Topical Term: Basketball
Basketball players
Additional Contributors: Christopher, Matt
LCCN: 2008049176
ISBN: 9780316044837
Branch Call Number: J 796.32 P
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