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Hoop dreams

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Published by Turner Pub., Distributed by Andrews and McMeel in Atlanta, Kansas City, Mo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Basketball players -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inner cities -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Paul Robert Walker ; based on the film by Steve James, Frederick Marx, & Peter Gilbert
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV884.A1 W35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. ;
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1121013M
      ISBN 101570361975
      LC Control Number94047531
      OCLC/WorldCa31972215

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