The Resource Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream., Ibtihaj Muhammad, (downloadable audiobook)

Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream., Ibtihaj Muhammad, (downloadable audiobook)

Label
Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream.
Title
Proud
Title remainder
My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream.
Statement of responsibility
Ibtihaj Muhammad
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olympic medalist fencer, named one of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People, Ibtihaj Muhammad tells a story of the tremendous obstacles, racism, and pressures she has overcome as the first Muslim American woman to compete in hijab in a sport dominated by privileged white athletes.This is a tumultuous, unforgettable tale of perseverance and faith. Raised in a working-class community in New Jersey with five siblings, Ibtihaj sought out sports as a means to fund college and fencing was one of the only sports in which she could participate fully clothed. She was fast, hardworking, and devoted to her faith. But in a sport most popular with privileged whites, Ibtihaj remembers often being out of place. Rivals and teammates often pointed out her differences, one even telling her to "take that table cloth off your head." Ibithaj knew that was a sign of what was to come. Her path to Olympic greatness has been marked with painful moments and near-debilitating obstacles-from the financial hardship her family endured in support of her to the ongoing bigotry she rose above with passion and grace, bigotry which emerged not just from competitors but also from coaches and teammates who continuously told her she'd never get far in the sport, even after she qualified for the Olympics.Ibtihaj Muhammad's life is one of overcoming adversity as a woman competing in a sport known for its lack of diversity for a country that views her religion with suspicion and harbors a history of oppressing her race. Her inspiring journey from a young outsider to a national hero is a beautiful, uniquely American tale of hard work, determination, and self- reliance
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Muhammad, Ibtihaj
PerformerNote
Narrator: Ibtihaj Muhammad
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  • Muhammad, Ibtihaj
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Multi-Cultural
  • Sports & Recreations
Target audience
adult
Label
Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream., Ibtihaj Muhammad, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3877269
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000784ed462-06bc-4112-9bf6-15d22ad34f39
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549172885
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
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unknown
Stock number
784ED462-06BC-4112-9BF6-15D22AD34F39
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
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not applicable
Label
Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream., Ibtihaj Muhammad, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3877269
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000784ed462-06bc-4112-9bf6-15d22ad34f39
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549172885
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
784ED462-06BC-4112-9BF6-15D22AD34F39
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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