Title Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court / Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Author Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947-
Publication [Ashland] : Grand Central Publishing, 2017.
Edition Unabridged.
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file (06 hr., 06 min., 50 sec.)) : digital
Time 060650
Description digital rda
audio file rda
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Performer Read by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Summary Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores his fifty-year friendship with Coach John Wooden, one of the most enduring and meaningful relationships in sports history.In 1965, eighteen-year-old Lew Alcindor played basketball for Coach John Wooden at UCLA. It was the beginning of what was to become a fifty-year long relationship. On the court, they broke basketball records. Off the court, they transcended their athletic achievements to gain even wider recognition and tremendous national respect.Part memoir, and part inspirational, Abdul-Jabbar reveals the lessons Coach Wooden taught him through the "Pyramid of Success" and discusses how they in turn shaped his life. Through beautiful storytelling, Coach Wooden and Me takes you back to the basics of what a coach should be.
Note Online resource; title from title details screen (OverDrive, viewed May 22, 2017).
Subject Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- -- Friends and associates.
Wooden, John, 1910-2010 -- Friends and associates.
University of California, Los Angeles -- Basketball -- History.
Coach-athlete relationships -- United States.
African American basketball players -- Biography.
Basketball coaches -- United States -- Biography.
Genre Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.
Audiobooks. (OCoLC)fst01726208
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Subject Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- (OCoLC)fst00011789
Wooden, John, 1910-2010. (OCoLC)fst01754777
University of California, Los Angeles. (OCoLC)fst00532076
African American basketball players. (OCoLC)fst00799046
Basketball. (OCoLC)fst00828203
Basketball coaches. (OCoLC)fst00828253
Coach-athlete relationships. (OCoLC)fst00865043
Friendship. (OCoLC)fst00935174
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.

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