Sports Stars - Series 1

Pare, Michael

Published by UÂ XÂ L
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Sports Stars, Series 1 Contains 80 popular, active athletes in its coverage. Students will find biographical sketches averaging seven pages each on athletes who participate in a wide range of sports, including auto racing, baseball, basketball, figure skating, golf, hockey, tennis, volleyball and more. Also included is a cumulative name and subject index. Entries contain more than 100 photos including action shots of the individuals.

Review: "The writing is reader-friendly, and the format is interesting too. Highly recommended."
-- Book Report (April 1999) (Book Report 19990401)

"Highly recommended. This solid resource is both a valuable reference and an enjoyable book to simply browse."
-- VOYA (February 1999) (VOYA 19990201)

"Readily accessible reference. Generous margins, an easy-to-read typeface size, and an eye-catching cover add to the appeal of this resource."
-- ARBA 1998

(ARBA 19981201)

"Basic biographical information written in an easy-to-read style."
-- School Library Journal (February 1998) (School Library Journal 19980201)

"This series answers many needs of students and their teachers and builds a bridge from the typical interests of young people to books."
-- American Reference Books Annual

(ARBA 19971201)

"Clearly written. Lots of quotes and anecdotes. Useful for assignments and also appealing as leisure reading."
-- School Library Journal (February 1997)

(School Library Journal 19970201)

"Visually attractive, inexpensive, and easy to use. A sharp, well-made book."
-- Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (April 1995) (VOYA 19950401)

"Current, accessible information. A remarkably uniform collection of research material not otherwise easily available to students. Would be a welcome addition to any current sports collection."
-- The Book Report (April 1995) (Book Report 19950401)

-- Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin (01/15/95)

(Booklist 19950115)

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Title: Sports Stars - Series 1
Publisher: UÂ XÂ L
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: GOOD

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Published by U·X·L (1994)
ISBN 10: 0810398591 ISBN 13: 9780810398597
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Published by U X L (1994)
ISBN 10: 0810398591 ISBN 13: 9780810398597
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Book Description UÂ XÂ L, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1994. VOLUME 1. A-K. A good hardcover ex-library book with usual library markings, clean pages, and moderate cover wear. No dust jacket. Booksavers receives donated books and recycles them in a variety of ways. Proceeds benefit the work of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) in the U.S. and around the world. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000193647

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