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The Resource Epic : John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever, Matthew Cronin

Epic : John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever, Matthew Cronin

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Epic : John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever
Title
Epic
Title remainder
John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Cronin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Includes fascinating details about John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg both on and off the court, from grueling practice sessions to late-night partying. Packed with stories and anecdotes of top tennis players and coaches, including Vitas Gerulaitis, Mary Carillo, Lennart Bergelin, and others. Highlights a pivotal moment in the evolution of the game--from quiet to loud, from wood to metal racquets, and from European to American dominance. Written by veteran tennis writer and analyst Matthew Cronin"--
Summary
A veteran tennis writer and analyst describes John McEnroe's transformation from tennis player into American icon by highlighting his 1980 Wimbeldon loss to his idol, Bjorn Borg, and his revenge later that year at the U.S. Open
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10005927
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
796.3420922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg and the greatest season in tennis ever
Label
Epic : John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever, Matthew Cronin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-277) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 288 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780470190623
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010048272
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780470190623
  • (OCoLC)670479781
Label
Epic : John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever, Matthew Cronin
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-277) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 288 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780470190623
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010048272
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780470190623
  • (OCoLC)670479781

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