Basketball the modern way

  • 160 Pages
  • 2.49 MB
  • English
Sterling Pub. Co. , New York
Basketball., Basket
About the Edition

Discusses such individual skills as footwork, ball handling and shooting; the principles of attack and defense; training and coaching; and match play.

Statementby J. G. Garstang.
LC ClassificationsGV885 .G33 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5532120M
LC Control Number67007914

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