Different strokes : Serena, Venus, and the unfinished Black tennis revolution / Cecil Harris

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Harris, Cecil, 1960- author. https://id.oclc.org/worldcat/entity/E39PCjKWwDrWyYkF9qQ9FF4VkC
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Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2020.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Serena -- Venus -- Early Black tennis -- Arthur Ashe -- Althea Gibson -- U.S. Open money -- Black umpires -- Sloane Stephens -- James Blake -- Tournament director -- Coaches -- Contemporary male players -- Contemporary female players -- Serena vs. Naomi Osaka.
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"Different Strokes closely examines how African Americans collectively are faring in tennis, on the court and off"-- Provided by publisher
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African American tennis players -- Biography.
African American women tennis players -- Biography.
Tennis -- Social aspects -- United States.
Tennis -- United States -- History.
Joueurs de tennis noirs américains -- Biographies.
Joueuses de tennis noires américaines -- Biographies.
Tennis -- Aspect social -- États-Unis.
Tennis -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Tennis.
African American tennis players
African American women tennis players
Tennis
Tennis -- Social aspects
United States https://id.oclc.org/worldcat/entity/E39PBJtxgQXMWqmjMjjwXRHgrq
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History
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Print version: Harris, Cecil, 1960- Different strokes. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2020 9781496214652 (DLC) 2019032959 (OCoLC)1122727276
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9781496221476 (electronic bk.)
1496221478 (electronic bk.)
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1496221494 (electronic bk.)
9781496214652
149621465X
9781496221483 (mobi)