Icons of Women's Sport

Editor/Author Sagert, Kelly Boyer and Overman, Steven J.
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Greenwood

Single-User Purchase Price: $190.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $285.00
ISBN: 978-0-31-338548-3
Category: Arts & Leisure - Sports
Image Count: 36
Book Status: Available
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This collection of fascinating biographies of outstanding women athletes past and present including superstars such as Nadia Comaneci, Mia Hamm, Jackie-Joyner Kersee, Danica Patrick, and Serena and Venus Williams.

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Table of Contents

  • Series Foreword
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Chronology
  • Stacy Allison
  • Joan Benoit
  • Bonnie Blair
  • Zola Budd
  • Cara-Beth Burnside
  • Nadia Comaneci
  • Gertrude Ederle
  • Peggy Fleming
  • Dawn Fraser
  • Althea Gibson
  • Steffi Graf
  • Florence Griffith Joyner
  • Dorothy Hamill
  • Mia Hamm
  • Sonja Henie
  • Mamie “Peanut” Johnson
  • Jackie Joyner-Kersee
  • Billie Jean King
  • Olga Korbut
  • Julie Krone
  • Lisa Leslie
  • Nancy Lopez
  • Donna Lopiano
  • Shirley Muldowney
  • Martina Navratilova
  • Danica Patrick
  • Mary Lou Retton
  • Manon Rheaume
  • Dot Richardson
  • Dawn Riley
  • Wilma Rudolph
  • Picabo Street
  • Sheryl Swoopes
  • Dara Torres
  • Venus Williams and Serena Williams
  • Babe Didrikson Zaharias
  • Selected Bibliography
  • About the Authors