☆ Black Hoops: The History of African-Americans in Basketball || ↠ PDF Read by × Fredrick L. McKissack

By Fredrick L. McKissack | Comments: ( 417 ) | Date: ( Aug 25, 2019 )

This exciting, well researched book explores the evolution of basketball with a focus on the black athletes and history making teams that have shaped the game every step of the way from its humble beginnings in 1891 to the superstar sport it is today.


  • Title: Black Hoops: The History of African-Americans in Basketball
  • Author: Fredrick L. McKissack
  • ISBN: 9780590487122
  • Page: 124
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

Fredrick L. McKissack

African American children s book writer, known for his collaboration with his wife, Patricia C McKissack, on over a hundred books for children about the history of African Americans.Husband of author Patricia C McKissackFather of author Fredrick L McKissack Jr.



Comments Black Hoops: The History of African-Americans in Basketball

  • Ethan

    I chose this book because I needed to read one more book for the quarter. Also I chose this book because I love basketball and wanted to know how it became a mixed race sport. The book is about the complete history about basketball. From the person that invented it. To the first african-american teams including the harlem globetrotters. The book was pretty good. I liked the pictures in the book and it was very informative. Also sometimes it was a little boring, but for the most part I liked it. [...]


  • Bupalo

    Black Hoops The book I read was Black Hoops. I chose this book because I love basketball and because the book shows the history of basketball and African Americans in basketball. In the first few chapters the book talks about how the game of basketball and how James Naismith had a great idea and created a great new game that people love. The book also talks about a lot about racism and how during the early ages of basketball it was an all white sport. In the rest of the book the author small bio [...]


  • Nathanielpetitnoel

    In 1891,basketball was invented in Springfied,Massachusetts, by Dr.james naismith.The game


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