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When the game was ours

by Bird, Larry

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bird, Larry, -- 1956-,
  • Johnson, Earvin, -- 1959-,
  • Basketball players -- United States -- Biography,
  • Basketball -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLarry Bird & Earvin "Magic" Johnson ; with Jackie MacMullan.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsJohnson, Earvin, 1959-, MacMullan, Jackie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV884.A1 B47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 340 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24094051M
    ISBN 100547225474
    ISBN 109780547225470
    LC Control Number2009020839

    When The Game Was Ours. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the When The Game Was Ours, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by. Get this from a library! When the game was ours. [Larry Bird; Earvin Johnson; Jackie MacMullan] -- With intimate, fly-on-the-wall detail, "When the Game Was Ours" transports readers to an electric era of basketball and reveals for the first time the inner workings of two players--Larry Bird and.

    When the Game was Ours, by Larry Bird, Earvin (Magic) Johnson and Jackie MacMullan, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, pages. The title of this book is hardly an exaggeration. During the s, the. From the moment these two players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle. Their uncommonly competitive relationship came to symbolize the most compelling rivalry in the NBA. These were the basketball epics of the s — Celtics vs Lakers, East vs West, physical vs finesse, Old School vs Showtime, even white vs black.

      With “When the Game Was Ours,” MacMullan has written dual authorized biographies that occasionally intersect. That’s the major flaw of the book; the story, told exclusively in the third.   With intimate detail, When the Game Was Ours reveals for the first time the inner workings of two players dead set on besting each other. From the heady days of trading championships to the darker days of injury and illness, we come to understand Larry's obsessive devotion to winning and how his demons drove him on the court.


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