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Forty Minutes of Hell|Rus Bradburd
Forty Minutes of Hell : The Extraordinary Life of Nolan Richardson
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"Nolan Richardson's extraordinary life and success as the University of Arkansas' coach are an important chapter in the history of our country's struggle for racial equality, with all the excitement of the Final Four. What an incredible journey " --President Bill Clinton Forty Minutes of Hell by Rus Bradburd is an intricate exploration of the politics of race and sports, from the Jim Crow era until today, witnessed through the life of legendary African-American basketball coach and NCAA Title winner Nolan Richardson. A remarkable story of pride, courage, and accomplishment in the face of discrimination, Forty Minutes of Hell is also a fascinating window into the world of elite collegiate sports. NBA legend Charles Barkley calls this inspiring and important biography, "A great story about America and its hidden histories....Every American should thank Richardson] for showing us it was possible."

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  • ISBN-13: 9780061690471
  • ISBN-10: 0061690473
  • Publisher: Amistad Press
  • Publish Date: February 2011
  • Dimensions: 8.02 x 5.34 x 0.79 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.54 pounds
  • Page Count: 336

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