African Americans in Sports, Volume 1

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David Kenneth Wiggins
Sharpe Reference, 2004 - Sports & Recreation - 488 pages
This two-volume set features 400 articles on African-Americans in sports, including biographical entries as well as entries on events, tournaments, leagues, clubs, films, and associations. The entries cover all professional, amateur, and college sports such as baseball, tennis, and golf.

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Contents

Mildred McDaniel 231
4
Herb Adderley
5
Don Newcombe 258
9
Lucy Diggs Slowe 334
10
Nate Archibald
11
Shaquille ONeal 268
16
Ernie Banks
19
Baseball
21
Joe Gans
117
Satchel Paige 275
122
Mickey Patterson 277
125
Eddie Tolan 369
126
Hal Greer
130
Marvin Hagler
137
Lynn Swann 352
138
Spencer Haywood
143

Cazzie Russell 319
24
Dick Bass
26
James Cool Papa Bell
31
Walter Bellamy
32
Kareem AbdulJabbar 3 Edward Bolden
37
Barry Bonds
38
American Tennis Association Boxing
43
Venus Williams 407
44
Fred Snowden 341
46
Arthur Ashe Jr 12 Vivian Brown Reed
49
Sol Butler
55
Bobby Bell 30 Harold Carmichael
61
Oscar Charleston
67
Lenny Moore 242
68
Dave Stallworth 346
71
William Montague Cobb
74
Lynette Woodard 415
76
Ernie Davis
78
Dominique Dawes
80
Larry Doby
86
Paul Tank Younger 423
88
Harry Edwards
91
Teresa Edwards
92
Debra Thomas 364
98
Eddie Murray 248
100
Woody Strode 351
101
Bibliography 431
102
Tiger Flowers
104
Don Perkins 281
148
Jim Hines
149
Charley Taylor 359
151
Fritz Pollard 283
154
Jerome Brud Holland
157
Mack Robinson 310
161
Ice Hockey
165
Monte Irvin
169
Rajo Jack
171
Reggie Jackson
175
Cornelius Johnson
177
Michael Johnson
181
Johnson
183
Bill Russell 318
187
Wali Jones
189
Leroy Kelly
195
Betty Jean Lane
200
Dick Lane
201
Lisa Leslie
207
Gene Big Daddy Lipscomb
213
General Index
Lawrence Taylor 360
Central Intercollegiate Athletic
Biz Mackey 219
VOLUME 2
Cazzie Russell 319
Sports Index I21
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