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The Resource The Graves County boys : a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs, Marianne Walker ; foreword by Joe B. Hall

The Graves County boys : a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs, Marianne Walker ; foreword by Joe B. Hall

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The Graves County boys : a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs
Title
The Graves County boys
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a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs
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Marianne Walker ; foreword by Joe B. Hall
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1952, just one year after Coach Adolph Rupp's University of Kentucky Wildcats won their third national championship in four years, an unlikely high school basketball team from rural Graves County, Kentucky, stole the spotlight and the media's attention. Inspired by young coach Jack Story and by the Harlem Globetrotters, the Cuba Cubs grabbed headlines when they rose from relative obscurity to defeat the big-city favorite and win the state championship. A classic underdog tale, The Graves County Boys chronicles how five boys from a tiny high school in southwestern Kentucky captured the hearts
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non fiction
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The Graves County boys : a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs, Marianne Walker ; foreword by Joe B. Hall
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The Graves County boys : a tale of Kentucky basketball, perseverance, and the unlikely championship of the Cuba Cubs, Marianne Walker ; foreword by Joe B. Hall
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt4cgscw
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  • Previously titled: When Cuba conquered Kentucky, 1999
  • Originally published: Nashville, TN : Rutledge Hill Press, 1999
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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9780813144191
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