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Michael Jordan: a life above the rim

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Michael Jordan was a late bloomer.Cut from the Varsity basketball team in high school when he first tried out, Michael nonetheless became the best basketball player that ever lived--Rare Air Jordan.The true story of how Michael Jordan achieved this amazing level of success as a basketball player--and as the high king of commercial endorsements--underscores one of the new roles of athletes in our society today.Here's a fascinating look at both the evolution of basketball and Michael Jordan's stunning climb to the peak of his sport, and his season in minor league baseball.

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Michael Jordan was a late bloomer.Cut from the Varsity basketball team in high school when he first tried out, Michael nonetheless became the best basketball player that ever lived—Rare Air Jordan.The true story of how Michael Jordan achieved this amazing level of success as a basketball player—and as the high king of commercial endorsements—underscores one of the new roles of athletes in our society today.Here's a fascinating look at both the evolution of basketball and Michael Jordan's stunning climb to the peak of his sport, and his season in minor league baseball.

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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, Basketball players, Basketball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Jordan, Michael, -- 1963-, Jordan, Michael, -- 1963- -- Juvenile literature
title_display Michael Jordan : a life above the rim
title_full Michael Jordan : a life above the rim / Robert Lipsyte, Michael Jordan A Life Above the Rim
title_short Michael Jordan :
title_sub a life above the rim
topic_facet African Americans, Basketball players, Biography, Biography & Autobiography, Jordan, Michael, Juvenile Nonfiction, Juvenile literature