The Resource Red and me, Bill Russell with Alan Steinberg, (electronic resource)

Red and me, Bill Russell with Alan Steinberg, (electronic resource)

Label
Red and me
Title
Red and me
Statement of responsibility
Bill Russell with Alan Steinberg
Title variation
My coach, my lifelong friend
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Red Auerbach, one of the greatest coaches in sports history, died on October 28, 2006. Bill Russell, the five-time MVP and star center on the Auerbach teams that won eleven championships in thirteen years, said little in public at the time. His relationship with his coach had been so deeply personal that he could not express it with a brief comment. In fact, little known to the public, Auerbach and Russell-one a short, brash Jew from Brooklyn, the other a tall, intense African-American from Louisiana and Oakland-were far more than just coach and player. Through thirteen years of building a sports dynasty together, one that remains among the greatest of all time, their relationship evolved into a rare, telling example of deep male friendship: confident, supportive, understanding, founded in common goals, even as their feelings remained largely unspoken. They stayed close for the rest of Auerbach's life, despite physical distance and far fewer chances to be together. True male friends are always there for each other, whenever the need or occasion arises. Red and Me is an extraordinary book: an homage to a peerless coach, showing how he produced results unlike any other; an inspiring story of mutual success, in which each man gave his all, and gained back even more; above all, it may be the best depiction of male friendship ever put on the page. Who would have guessed that such different men could have become such a tightly bonded pair? Few did guess it. Now Russell tells it
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Bill
Dewey number
  • 796.3230922
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Peter Jay Fernandez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Steinberg, Alan
  • Fernandez, Peter Jay
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Russell, Bill
  • Auerbach, Red
  • Basketball players
  • Basketball coaches
  • Male friendship
  • Audiobooks
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Red and me, Bill Russell with Alan Steinberg, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11586476
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 01 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061901003
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11586476
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11586476
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Red and me, Bill Russell with Alan Steinberg, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11586476
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 01 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061901003
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11586476
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11586476
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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