[Download] ➸ Skyline: One Season, One Team, One City ➽ Tim Keown – Arvoldchiropractic.com

[Download] ➸ Skyline: One Season, One Team, One City ➽ Tim Keown – Arvoldchiropractic.com Basketball Is The Key To Inner City Culture It Helps Decipher Speech And Clothing Styles, Makes And Unmakes Legends, And Defines Much Of Popular History The Game Rules The Playgrounds, Conversations, And Lives Of Men Young And Old Nowhere Is This Central Than At Skyline High School In Oakland, California The Oakland Athletic League Is Home To Some Of The Best High School Basketball In The Nation It Is Also A Place Where Basketball Games Clash With Gang Wars, Coaches Struggle To Instill Discipline In A World Ruled By Freedom Of Expression, Where Players Struggle To Get To Practice, To Make Grades, And Most Important, To Just Survive Skyline Is About Basketball And Life, In A Place Where The Line Separating The Two Often Blurs Chronicling A Season In The Lives Of The Skyline High Basketball Team, Tim Keown Introduces An Inexperienced But Inspiring Coach And A Cast Of Unique And Complicated Young Athletes Faceless Names Who Dream Of Playing In The NBA, Or At Least Gaining The Respect Of Their Peers In The Oakland Athletic League Skyline Examines The Intimate Relationship Between Inner City Youth And Basketball By Depicting The Hold Both The Environment And The Sport Have On These Young Lives It Is A Rich And Compelling Look At Sports And Sociology.

  • Tim Keown
  • English
  • 08 May 2017
  • Hardcover
  • 258 pages
  • 9780025623057
  • Skyline: One Season, One Team, One City
Skyline: One Season, One Team, One City

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