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Coach Wooden, more than anything else, is a teacher. Basketball just happens to be his subject. This book outlines a pattern, a theory, a strategy, and a course for how to develop as a basketball player and as a person. It organizes and dispenses the knowledge that Coach Wooden has accumulated over a lifetime in the game of basketball. It gives the reader an understanding of the delicate balance of the simple reality of the game and the incredibly demanding effort and dedication needed to master basketball. This timeless book will help everyone who is interested in improving their life and their basketball game. This book is so well thought out, well planned, well organized, and well written that it is perfectly applicable thirty-two years after its first publication. Reading it will make you feel like a member of the team.

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Coach Wooden, more than anything else, is a teacher. Basketball just happens to be his subject. This book outlines a pattern, a theory, a strategy, and a course for how to develop as a basketball player and as a person. It organizes and dispenses the knowledge that Coach Wooden has accumulated over a lifetime in the game of basketball. It gives the reader an understanding of the delicate balance of the simple reality of the game and the incredibly demanding effort and dedication needed to master basketball. This timeless book will help everyone who is interested in improving their life and their basketball game. This book is so well thought out, well planned, well organized, and well written that it is perfectly applicable thirty-two years after its first publication. Reading it will make you feel like a member of the team.

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Coach Wooden outlines a pattern, a theory, a strategy, and a course for how to develop as a basketball player and as a person. This book organizes and dispenses the knowledge that Coach Wooden has accumulated over a lifetime in the game of basketball. Includes a new introduction by Bill Walton; and new, updated photos.

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John Wooden was a teacher and coach at UCLA for 27 years.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780205291250
Author:
Wooden, John R.
Publisher:
Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
Author:
Wooden, John
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Physical Education
Subject:
Basketball
Subject:
Coaching
Subject:
Basketball -- Coaching.
Subject:
Basketball - General
Subject:
Coaching - Basketball
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Basketball General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Coaching Legends in Basketball
Publication Date:
December 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
452
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1 in 612 gr

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"Synopsis" by , Coach Wooden, more than anything else, is a teacher. Basketball just happens to be his subject. This book outlines a pattern, a theory, a strategy, and a course for how to develop as a basketball player and as a person. It organizes and dispenses the knowledge that Coach Wooden has accumulated over a lifetime in the game of basketball. It gives the reader an understanding of the delicate balance of the simple reality of the game and the incredibly demanding effort and dedication needed to master basketball. This timeless book will help everyone who is interested in improving their life and their basketball game. This book is so well thought out, well planned, well organized, and well written that it is perfectly applicable thirty-two years after its first publication. Reading it will make you feel like a member of the team.
"Synopsis" by , Coach Wooden outlines a pattern, a theory, a strategy, and a course for how to develop as a basketball player and as a person. This book organizes and dispenses the knowledge that Coach Wooden has accumulated over a lifetime in the game of basketball. Includes a new introduction by Bill Walton; and new, updated photos.
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