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The Resource Strong inside : Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South, Andrew Maraniss

Strong inside : Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South, Andrew Maraniss

Label
Strong inside : Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South
Title
Strong inside
Title remainder
Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Maraniss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Strong Inside is the dramatic, untold story of Perry Wallace, a brilliant student and talented athlete who became the first African-American basketball player in the SEC at Vanderbilt University during the tumultuous late 1960s. The fast-paced, richly detailed biography places Wallace's struggles and ultimate success into the larger contexts of civil rights and race relations in the South"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maraniss, Andrew
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV884.W29
LC item number
M37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wallace, Perry
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Vanderbilt Commodores (Basketball team)
  • Vanderbilt Commodores (Basketball team)
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Basketball players
  • Racism in sports
  • Civil rights
  • Southern States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Sports
  • Race relations
  • Basketball
  • Basketball players
  • Civil rights
  • Race relations
  • Racism in sports
  • Southern States
  • United States
Label
Strong inside : Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South, Andrew Maraniss
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1304/2880678/image/lgcover.4917529.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forgiveness -- Short 26th -- Woomp show -- They had the wrong guy -- Harvard of the South -- These boys never faltered -- Somewhere like Xanadu -- Reverse migration -- Growing pains -- Icicles in raincoats -- Articulate messengers -- A hit or miss thing -- Inferno -- Subversion's circuit rider -- Trouble in paradise -- Season of loss -- Ghosts -- Memorial magic -- Deepest sense of dread -- A long, hellish trauma -- Destiny of dissent -- Revolt -- The cruel deception -- Black fists -- Nevermore -- Bachelor of ugliness -- Ticket out of town -- Time and space -- Embrace -- Rising
Control code
ocn874970560
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
x, 467 pages
Isbn
9780826520234
Lccn
2014015257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780826520234
  • (OCoLC)874970560
Label
Strong inside : Perry Wallace and the collision of race and sports in the South, Andrew Maraniss
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1304/2880678/image/lgcover.4917529.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forgiveness -- Short 26th -- Woomp show -- They had the wrong guy -- Harvard of the South -- These boys never faltered -- Somewhere like Xanadu -- Reverse migration -- Growing pains -- Icicles in raincoats -- Articulate messengers -- A hit or miss thing -- Inferno -- Subversion's circuit rider -- Trouble in paradise -- Season of loss -- Ghosts -- Memorial magic -- Deepest sense of dread -- A long, hellish trauma -- Destiny of dissent -- Revolt -- The cruel deception -- Black fists -- Nevermore -- Bachelor of ugliness -- Ticket out of town -- Time and space -- Embrace -- Rising
Control code
ocn874970560
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
x, 467 pages
Isbn
9780826520234
Lccn
2014015257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780826520234
  • (OCoLC)874970560

Library Locations

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