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The Greatest Moments in Sports

By Len Berman

New York Times Bestseller!

Experience all the action of the GREATEST MOMENTS IN SPORTS!

If you had to pick the greatest thing in sports you'd ever seen, what would it be?

Was it a miraculous comeback?
An amazing catch?
A game-winning buzzerbeater?
Or something completely different?

The best thing about sports is that you never know when a great moment is going to happen. And everyone has a different opinion about what the greatest moments are. Sportscaster Len Berman reveals his favorite moments in sports and offers this challenge—what are yours?

Hear the cheers, create and share your own memories, and let the debate begin! Plus, the included CD features many of the actual broadcasts—you'll hear all the drama and excitement as it happened!

HEAR THE ACTUAL BROADCASTS OF:

  • DAVID TYREE'S Super Bowl helmet catch
  • WAYNE GRETZKY breaking the NHL scoring record
  • A RECEPTION SO GREAT they call it "immaculate"
  • MICHAEL JORDAN'S championship buzzer-beater
  • and SIX MORE GREAT MOMENTS on an EXCLUSIVE AUDIO CD.

PLUS DISCOVER THE INSIDE STORY BEHIND:

  • How a young Tiger Woods destroys the field to win his first major championship
  • Why one race-car driver is called "The King"
  • College basketball's biggest upset
  • When Babe Ruth tells a pitcher where he'll hit his home run—then does it

Format

Audio Books

Availability

1 available at Cooper (Forest Acres)
  • T SPORTS Ber, Teen Nonfiction
1 available at Sandhills
  • T SPORTS Ber, Teen Nonfiction
1 available at Southeast
  • T SPORTS Ber, Teen Nonfiction

ISBN

9781402220999


Format: Audio Books
Author: Berman, Len
Summary: Provides accounts of twenty-five of the greatest moments in sports, each with photographs and statistics, and includes an audio CD that features some of the actual broadcasts of the games.
Title: The greatest moments in sports / by Len Berman.
Publisher Date: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, c2009.
Subject: Sports -- History -- Teen literature Sports -- Miscellanea -- Teen literature
Isbn: 9781402220999 1402220995
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: SPORTS Ber
Oclc: 318874904
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Bib Id: 333393

Format: Audio Books
Author: Berman, Len
Summary: Provides accounts of twenty-five of the greatest moments in sports, each with photographs and statistics, and includes an audio CD that features some of the actual broadcasts of the games.
Title: The greatest moments in sports / by Len Berman.
Publisher, Date: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, c2009.
Description: 136 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 27 cm. + 1 sound disc (25 min. : digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Subjects: Sports -- History -- Teen literature
Subjects: Sports -- Miscellanea -- Teen literature
Notes: Includes compact disc.
Contents: Introduction (CD track 1) -- Michael Phelps -- The Babe's called shot -- The '69 miracle mets (CD track 2) -- Hank beats the Babe (CD track 3) -- The great one (CD track 4) -- A perfect 10 -- Hitler's Olympics -- Arthur Ashe -- Battle of the sexes -- The greatest game ever played -- The greatest play in super bowl history (CD track 5) -- The Stanford Band play (CD track 6) -- The youngest master -- Clay defeats Liston -- Wilt scores 100 (CD track 7) -- Michael Jordan's shot (CD track 8) -- Villanova vs. Georgetown -- Richard Petty -- U.S. Women's World Cup soccer -- Big Red (CD track 9) -- Jackie Robinson -- Roger Bannister -- Breaking the curse of the Bambino -- The immaculate reception (CD track 10) -- The miracle on ice (CD track 11) -- Postscript (CD track 12) -- About the author.
LCCN: 2009023686
ISBN: 9781402220999
ISBN: 1402220995
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: SPORTS Ber