University of Wisconsin Basketball (Images of Sports Series)

By: Anderson, Dave

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New paperback book copy of Images of Sports Series: University of Wisconsin Basketball by Dave Anderson. From the back cover: With fascinating photographs and compelling research, Anderson reveals the first golden era, 1900-1941, when University of Wisconsin men dominated college basketball. He adds in wonderful Badger women?s basketball, an exciting second golden era, historic game programs, the transition from tiny Red Gym to majestic Kohl Center, and more. Dave Anderson?s passion for Badger sports history comes through on every page of University of Wisconsin Basketball. Generously illustrated from his research at the University of Wisconsin, this book is sure to please any Badger. . From the publisher: In classical Rome, they were known as gladiators. In medieval Europe, they were dubbed knights. In contemporary times, they are called athletes. Each title in the Images of Sports series presents the fascinating history connected to athletes and their sport. From baseball to skiing, from football to hockey, this series remembers the faces, the teams, and the games that made us cheer.. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2006. 128 pages, 9.25 x 6.5 inches, 24 cm. Current list price 21.99.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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The University of Wisconsin owns one of the greatest basketball histories in the United States. That is the bold claim author Dave Anderson makes-and backs up-in this stunning book. With fascinating photographs and compelling research, Anderson reveals the fi rst golden era, 1900-1941, when University of Wisconsin men dominated college basketball. He adds in wonderful Badger women's basketball, an exciting second golden era, historic game programs, the transition from tiny Red Gym to majestic Kohl Center, and more. In the end, after spanning over 100 years of legendary players and coaches from Christian Steinmetz, Emmett Angell, Dr. Walter Doc" Meanwell, and Albert "Ab" Nicholas up to Michael Finley, Alando Tucker, Jane Albright-Dieterle, Bo Ryan, and more, readers will agree-the University of Wisconsin does own one of the greatest basketball histories there is."

Title: University of Wisconsin Basketball (Images of Sports Series)

Author/Composer: Anderson, Dave

Categories: Sports,

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-11-01

ISBN Number: 0738541214

ISBN Number 13: 9780738541211

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 010731

Keywords: University of Wisconsin Basketball, 0738541214, 9780738541211, Dave Anderson, Arcadia Publishing Images of Sports Series, Wisconsin Badgers,