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Brave Dragons : a Chinese basketball team, an American coach, and two cultures clashing / Jim Yardley ; [map by Steven Shukow].


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780307272218 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0307272214 (hardcover)
  • Description: 304 p. : ill., 1 map ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Available copies

  • 6 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction GV 885.52 .S3 Y37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction GV 885.52 S53 Y37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 796.323/Yardley (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW GV 885.52 .S53 Y37 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 3 796.323 Y16B (Text to phone) Available -
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 796.323 Yar 2012 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Contents Note: Prologue: Summer 2008 -- The purge -- Pieces -- Basketball is life -- Shooting the messengers -- Selling air -- Rumors -- The ambassador -- Birthplace of the game -- Merry Christmas -- Bodies -- Yao's house -- Corner pockets -- Red soldier -- LOL -- Cast-outs -- The promised land -- Black whistles -- Tenth place -- Epilogue.

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