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
Title variation
Muhammad Ali
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali that addresses his politics, his fight against Parkinson's disease, and boxing's dangers
Title
The greatest
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • 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
  • 796.83092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
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1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adolescent
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Muhammad Ali
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Muhammad Ali
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Walter Dean Myers
Label
The greatest : Muhammad Ali, Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 164) and index
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  • MLFRD-MIL
  • MLFRD-MIL
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • MUTPL-MON
  • MUTPL-MON
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • GBURG-WES
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  • KRKLN-KIR
  • MONON-MON
  • MONON-MON
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  • SPNCR-GRA
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  • WLEBN-WES
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  • NMDSN-FRA
  • NMDSN-FRA
  • MIDTN-MID
  • MIDTN-MID
  • WKRTN-WAL
  • WKRTN-WAL
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
19031620
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 172 pages
Isbn
9780590543439
Lccn
00-130210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
19031620

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