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The Resource US Open : 50 years of championship tennis, foreword by Serena Williams ; United States Tennis Association with Richard S. Rennert

US Open : 50 years of championship tennis, foreword by Serena Williams ; United States Tennis Association with Richard S. Rennert

Label
US Open : 50 years of championship tennis
Title
US Open
Title remainder
50 years of championship tennis
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Serena Williams ; United States Tennis Association with Richard S. Rennert
Title variation
  • US Open
  • United States Open
  • United States Open
Title variation remainder
  • fifty years of championship tennis
  • 50 years of championship tennis
  • fifty years of championship tennis
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published on the occasion of the US Open's fiftieth anniversary, this richly illustrated book is a celebration of the most electrifying event in tennis, bringing to life all of the key moments and unforgettable personalities from the competition's history. Covering everything from the inaugural tournament in 1968 and the legends of the early years, such as Arthur Ashe and Billie Jean King, through today's most exciting matches and players, including Roger Federer and Serena Williams, this book provides a comprehensive and insightful looks at the US Open. Original contributions from journalists, players, coaches, and notable fans stand alongside exclusive photography of the many household names who have made their mark competing on the game's biggest stage for the Grand Slam championship. A perfect gift for any tennis fan, this book is a vibrant tribute to the sport, its fans, and its champions
Summary
Published in cooperation with the United States Tennis Association to mark the U.S. Open's 50th anniversary, a celebration of the sport's most electrifying events traces its history and the roles of forefront contributors, from Billy Jean King to Roger Federer
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10733948
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
796.342
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1981-
  • 1956-
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  • Williams, Serena
  • Rennert, Richard Scott
  • United States Tennis Association
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • U.S. Open (Tennis tournament)
  • Tennis
  • Tennis players
Target audience
general
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50 years of championship tennis
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Label
US Open : 50 years of championship tennis, foreword by Serena Williams ; United States Tennis Association with Richard S. Rennert
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Billie Jean King
  • Stealing the show
  • Home improvements
  • Finally -
  • Mixed results
  • Jimmy Connors
  • Impossible dreams
  • Chris Evert
  • Public access
  • John McEnroe
  • The 1960s.
  • Tracy Austin
  • The 1980s.
  • Martina Navratilova
  • Top tandems
  • A long day's journey
  • Ivan Lendl
  • Unrivaled
  • Steffi Graf
  • The 1990s.
  • Pete Sampras
  • Open season
  • Requiem for a counterpuncher
  • Defining moments
  • Andre Agassi
  • Arthur Ashe Kids' Day
  • Center stage
  • Serena Williams
  • The 2000s.
  • Venus Williams
  • Showtime
  • A family affair
  • West side story
  • American idols
  • Teen titans
  • Roger Federer
  • Style points
  • Kim Clijsters
  • The 2010s.
  • Rafael Nadal
  • Two bounces
  • Strategic transformation
  • Great expectations
  • Marathon man
  • Three for all
  • Fan fare
  • Love-50
  • US Open champions
  • Dynamic duos
  • Arthur Ashe
  • Grand slam II
  • The 1970s.
Control code
000063929001
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781419732188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
Label
US Open : 50 years of championship tennis, foreword by Serena Williams ; United States Tennis Association with Richard S. Rennert
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Billie Jean King
  • Stealing the show
  • Home improvements
  • Finally -
  • Mixed results
  • Jimmy Connors
  • Impossible dreams
  • Chris Evert
  • Public access
  • John McEnroe
  • The 1960s.
  • Tracy Austin
  • The 1980s.
  • Martina Navratilova
  • Top tandems
  • A long day's journey
  • Ivan Lendl
  • Unrivaled
  • Steffi Graf
  • The 1990s.
  • Pete Sampras
  • Open season
  • Requiem for a counterpuncher
  • Defining moments
  • Andre Agassi
  • Arthur Ashe Kids' Day
  • Center stage
  • Serena Williams
  • The 2000s.
  • Venus Williams
  • Showtime
  • A family affair
  • West side story
  • American idols
  • Teen titans
  • Roger Federer
  • Style points
  • Kim Clijsters
  • The 2010s.
  • Rafael Nadal
  • Two bounces
  • Strategic transformation
  • Great expectations
  • Marathon man
  • Three for all
  • Fan fare
  • Love-50
  • US Open champions
  • Dynamic duos
  • Arthur Ashe
  • Grand slam II
  • The 1970s.
Control code
000063929001
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781419732188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits

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