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The Resource The greatest : Muhammad Ali, Walter Dean Myers

The greatest : Muhammad Ali, Walter Dean Myers

Label
The greatest : Muhammad Ali
Title
The greatest
Title remainder
Muhammad Ali
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) and his rise to the top in boxing to become The Greatest
Summary
A portrait of one of the world's greatest boxers chronicles his childhood, his rise as a champion, his politics, and his battle against Parkinsons' disease
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2002
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2001
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Biography type
individual biography
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178818
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.83/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1132.A44
LC item number
M94 2001
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1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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Muhammad Ali
Label
The greatest : Muhammad Ali, Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164) and index
Contents
Cassius Clay: Boxer's dream -- Hard fight -- "The greatest" -- Price of fame -- Muhammad Ali: Championship -- "What is my name?" -- Fighter's exile -- Cruelest sport -- People's champion: Ali vs. Frazier -- Comeback -- Smokin' Joe vs. the legend -- Rumble in the jungle -- Career ends: Ring warrior -- Sting like a bee -- Fight of his life -- Legacy
Control code
2400058
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Scholastic pbk. printing.
Extent
xix, 172 p.
Isbn
9780590543439
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49030376
  • (OCoLC)49030376
Label
The greatest : Muhammad Ali, Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164) and index
Contents
Cassius Clay: Boxer's dream -- Hard fight -- "The greatest" -- Price of fame -- Muhammad Ali: Championship -- "What is my name?" -- Fighter's exile -- Cruelest sport -- People's champion: Ali vs. Frazier -- Comeback -- Smokin' Joe vs. the legend -- Rumble in the jungle -- Career ends: Ring warrior -- Sting like a bee -- Fight of his life -- Legacy
Control code
2400058
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Scholastic pbk. printing.
Extent
xix, 172 p.
Isbn
9780590543439
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49030376
  • (OCoLC)49030376

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