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Go Up for Glory

Authors: Russell, Bill & Mcsweeny, William
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: BIO026000, BIO016000, SPO004000
ISBN: 9780593184233, Related ISBNs: 059318422X, 0593184238, 0593346068, 0593346076, 9780593184226
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 240,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Back in print for the first time in decades, Go Up for Glory is the classic 1968 basketball memoir by NBA legend Bill Russell, with a new foreword from the author.

From NBA legend Bill Russell, Go Up for Glory is a basketball memoir that transcends time. First published in 1965, this narrative traces Russell's childhood in segregated America and details the challenges he faced as a Black man, even when he was a celebrated NBA star. And while some progress has been made, this book serves as an urgent reminder of how far we still have to go in the fight for human rights and equality.
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