Playing to Win

Playing to Win

The Story of Althea Gibson

Book - 2007
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Growing up in Harlem, Althea Gibson was heading down the wrong path until she found her calling. She went on to become the first African American women to be ranked as the number one woman tennis player in the world.
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780823419265
0823419266
Call Number: 921 GIBSON
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 28 cm
Subjects: Gibson, Althea, 1927-2003 -- Juvenile literature.
Women tennis players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American athletes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Tennis players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women tennis players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Tennis players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Additional Contributors: Brown, Elbrite

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