A history of basketball for girls and women : from bloomers to big leagues /

Traces the development of women's basketball, from its beginnings at Smith College to today's Women's National Basketball Association.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lannin, Joanne
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Minneapolis : Lerner Sports, [2000]
Subjects:
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-141) and index. 
505 0 |a A girls' game from the beginning -- Basketball travels West and South -- Changing the rules -- The roller coaster of the roaring '20s -- Babe and Texas league basketball -- Basketball grows like corn in Iowa -- The AAU era -- A time of change -- Olympian promise, professional failure -- Growing pains in the '80s -- Into the spotlight -- Into the future. 
520 |a Traces the development of women's basketball, from its beginnings at Smith College to today's Women's National Basketball Association. 
586 |a Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies, 2001. 
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