WorldCat Identities

Ashe, Arthur

Overview
Works: 242 works in 377 publications in 3 languages and 20,615 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Registers (Lists)  Juvenile works  Filmed interviews  Documentary films  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Commentator, Host
Classifications: GV994.A7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Arthur Ashe
 
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A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete by Arthur Ashe( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Ashe on tennis : strokes, strategy, traditions, players, psychology, and wisdom by Arthur Ashe( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes information on the critical components of a serve, successful strategies for break point, the correct approach to playing from behind, eight tips for playing a lefty, etc
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete since 1946 by Arthur Ashe( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers forty-two years of outstanding Black American sports achievements, including the era of growing Civil Rights activism and the inception of integrated sports and covering sports legends including Alice Coachman, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Muhammed Ali
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete, 1919-1945 by Arthur Ashe( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers twenty-five important years in the history of Black American Sports, detailing such memorable events as the formation of baseball's Negro National Leagues, Jesse Owen's outstanding Olympic performances, and Joe Louis's World Heavyweight Championship
Getting started in tennis by Arthur Ashe( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wimbledon champion instructs beginning players in the mechanics, rules, strategy, and etiquette of tennis
Arthur Ashe's tennis clinic by Arthur Ashe( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Chinese and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and commentary explain the varied essentials of the sport of tennis, including all the basics, shotmaking, and tactics
A hard road to glory : baseball, the African-American athlete in baseball by Arthur Ashe( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard road to glory--basketball : the African-American athlete in basketball by Arthur Ashe( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard road to glory--boxing : the African-American athlete in boxing by Arthur Ashe( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at African American boxing champions, with statistics and records
A hard road to glory--track & field : the African-American athlete in track & field by Arthur Ashe( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at African American track and field stars, with numerous statistics and records
A hard road to glory--football : the African-American athlete in football by Arthur Ashe( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living with high blood pressure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical experts explain exactly what high blood pressure is and how you can help your doctor control it
Tennis our way( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal instruction covering all aspects of tennis. Designed to improve the game of beginners and advanced alike. Topics include the forehand, the backhand, the serve, the volley, the overhead, and the lob
The winning spirit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown talks about sports and winning with various athletes
Liberty( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussed is the broad spectrum of race relations in the 1990s. To what extent should African-Americans strive to maintain their cultural heritage and to what degree should they seek to become assimilated into American society today?
Inspirations( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In low-income neighborhoods throughout the nation, local leaders are pulling together to improve the quality of life by addressing issues such as child care, urban violence, "black-on-black" crime, housing, teenage pregnancy, economical inequities and community development
Days of grace : a memoir by Arthur Ashe( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vie, carrière, maladie de ce joueur de tennis
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete, 1946-1986 by Arthur Ashe( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume III of a three volume set. A history of black athletic achievements in the United States from 1946-1986
A hard road to glory by Arthur Ashe( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids and lead hazards what every family should know( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an in-depth look at the critical problem of lead poisoning and supplies concrete information on what families can do to protect themselves and minimize their children's exposure
 
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Arthur Ashe on tennis : strokes, strategy, traditions, players, psychology, and wisdom
Alternative Names
Arthur Ashe Amerikaans tennisser

Arthur Ashe amerikai teniszező

Arthur Ashe amerykański tenisista

Arthur Ashe joueur de tennis amricain

Arthur Ashe tenista estadounidense

Arthur Ashe tennista statunitense

Arthur Ashe US-amerikanischer Tennisspieler

Arthur Ashe yhdysvaltalainen tennispelaaja

Arturs Ešs

Ashe, Arthur Robert Jr.

Άρθουρ Ας

Артур Еш

Артур Эш американский теннисист

Артър Аш

Эш, Артур

ארתור אש

آرتور اش افسر، بازیکن تنیس، و ورزشکار آمریکایی

أرثر أش

आर्थर अ‍ॅश

आर्थर ऐश

ആർതർ ആഷ്

아서 애시

アーサー・アッシュ

アッシュ, アーサー

亚瑟阿什

阿瑟阿什

Languages
English (138)

French (3)

Chinese (2)

Covers
Arthur Ashe on tennis : strokes, strategy, traditions, players, psychology, and wisdomA hard road to glory : baseball, the African-American athlete in baseballA hard road to glory--basketball : the African-American athlete in basketballA hard road to glory--boxing : the African-American athlete in boxingA hard road to glory--track & field : the African-American athlete in track & fieldA hard road to glory--football : the African-American athlete in footballDays of grace : a memoirA hard road to glory