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Yao Ming (Amazing Athletes) by Jeff Savage

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Published by LernerSports .
Written in English


  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Yao, Ming,,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Sports & Recreation - Basketball,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • China,
  • Biography,
  • 1980-,
  • Basketball players

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9594435M
ISBN 100822524325
ISBN 109780822524328

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  "The way the game has exploded in China is a direct relation to Yao Ming's skills and Yao Ming's ability to handle all the pressures when he first came into the league and throughout his career."Author: Jonathan Feigen. Yao Ming. Pronunciation: \YOW\ Yao Ming Twitter: YaoMing (The Dynasty, The Great Wall) Position: Center Shoots: Right , lb (cm, kg) Born: Septem in Shanghai, China cn. Draft: Houston Rockets, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), NBA Draft. NBA Debut: Octo Born:   Bill Simmons is joined by Joe House and Chris Ryan to revisit in this edition of ‘The Redraftables.’ They debate whether Yao Ming or Amar’e Stoudemire would be the top pick, imagine.   Yao: A Life in Two Worlds is an autobiography that takes the reader through Yao Ming's whirlwind journey from Chinese basketball star to NBA superstar. A highly regarded scout told Yao's parents, when he was still young, that he would never play basketball because he 5/5(4).

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