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Great Moments in Basketball History (Paperback) (Matt Christopher & Stephanie Peters)

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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.
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.
Number of Pages: 130
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Basketball, History
Series Title: Matt Christopher
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Matt Christopher & Stephanie Peters
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2009
TCIN: 12715067
UPC: 9780316044837
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-9426
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