Sport and the Color Line: Black Athletes and Race Relations in Twentieth-Century America


Includes biographical sketches of Jackie Robinson, Joe Louis, Muhammed Ali and Michael JordanExamines the intersection of race and sports as well as the rise of the sports figure as endorsement franchiseIncludes 35 photographs

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Rob Ruck
  • Michael E. Lomax
  • Randy Roberts
  • Neil Lanctot
  • Rita Liberti
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2004


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