The Resource The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph, Scott Ellsworth

The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph, Scott Ellsworth

Label
The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph
Title
The secret game
Title remainder
a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph
Statement of responsibility
Scott Ellsworth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Story of a 1944 illegal basketball game between the North Carolina College for Negroes in Durham and the Duke University medical school team
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellsworth, Scott
Dewey number
796.32363
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV885.72.N8
LC item number
E45 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • Duke University
  • Basketball
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph, Scott Ellsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-375) 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
Spring 1944 -- Aubrey -- Negroes with LaSalles -- Big dog -- "Nobody wanted to mess with him" -- Fathers and sons -- Lawrence -- "That's how you do it!" -- Berlin, 1936 -- Racehorse basketball -- Hoosiers -- City of stone -- Blue devil -- Medicine ball -- "He can't sit there" -- Burgess -- A knock at the door -- "You could see it in their eyes" -- New York -- The secret game -- "Did you hear about ..." -- Look away -- The ghosts of Jim Crow
Control code
ocn883650119
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780316244619
Lccn
2014956719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)883650119
Label
The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph, Scott Ellsworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-375) 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
Spring 1944 -- Aubrey -- Negroes with LaSalles -- Big dog -- "Nobody wanted to mess with him" -- Fathers and sons -- Lawrence -- "That's how you do it!" -- Berlin, 1936 -- Racehorse basketball -- Hoosiers -- City of stone -- Blue devil -- Medicine ball -- "He can't sit there" -- Burgess -- A knock at the door -- "You could see it in their eyes" -- New York -- The secret game -- "Did you hear about ..." -- Look away -- The ghosts of Jim Crow
Control code
ocn883650119
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780316244619
Lccn
2014956719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)883650119

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