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Arthur Ashe

Tennis (10-Jul-1943 — 6-Feb-1993)


Arthur Ashe; with Arnold Rampersad. Days of Grace: A Memoir. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1993.

Arthur Ashe; with Frank Deford. Arthur Ashe: Portrait in Motion. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin. 1975. 272pp.

Arthur Ashe; with Neil Amdur. Off the Court. New American Library. 1981. 230pp.

Richard Steins. Arthur Ashe: A Biography. Greenwood Press. 2005. 103pp.

Mike Towle (editor). I Remember Arthur Ashe: Memories of a True Tennis Pioneer and Champion of Social Causes by the People Who Knew Him. Cumberland House Publishing. 2001. 175pp.


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  7. Random House Dictionary of World Biography (p.23)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.70)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.41)

  10. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.19)

  11. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.17)

  12. Current Biography, 1966 Yearbook (pp.10-12)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.24)

  14. 100 Greatest African Americans: A Biographical Encyclopedia (pp.39-40)

  15. American Lives: Sports (vol.1, pp.42-44)

  16. ESPN Sports Almanac 2004 (p.512)

  17. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, pp.123-25)

  18. Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac (p.857)

  19. Legends in Their Own Time (p.12)

  20. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.258)

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