The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central

The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central
Author : Steve Marantz
Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Total Pages : 247
Release : 2011-03
ISBN 10 : 9780803234345
ISBN 13 : 0803234341
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central Book Description:

Nicknamed the "Rhythm Boys," provides a history of Omaha Central High School's all-black starting lineup in the spring of 1968, detailing the role of star center Dwaine Dillard, segregationist George Wallace, and the racial tensions following Wallace's visit in determining the Nebraska state high school basketball tournament champion in that tumultuous year.


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