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Author Wilner, Barry, author.

Title The biggest upsets of all time / by Barry Wilner.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : SportsZone, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.09 WIL    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.09 WIL    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.09 WIL    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.09 WIL    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.09 WIL    Available
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series The legendary world of sports
Legendary world of sports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Contents 1919 Stanford stakes: upset pulls the upset -- 1950 World Cup: colonial uprising -- 1969 Super Bowl: Joe, Jets clip Colts -- 1969 World Series: the amazin' Mets -- 1971 Stanley Cup: Dryden's debut -- 1980 Winter Olympics: miracle on ice -- 1983 NCAA Tourney: Wolfpack's wild win -- 1988 World Series: Gibson goes deep -- 2000 Summer Olympics: Gardner grabs gold -- 2007 Fiesta Bowl: big-play Boise -- 2008 Super Bowl: nobody's perfect -- 2009 PGA: Yang tames Tiger -- 2011 Daytona 500: rookie surprise -- Honorable mentions -- Glossary.
Summary This title explores the most shocking upsets in sports history, from Super Bowl stunners to unexpected Olympics heroics. The title also features informative sidebars, a glossary, and further resources.
Subject Sports upsets -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Sports -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Sports upsets -- History.
Sports -- History.
Genre/Form Trivia and miscellanea.
ISBN 9781624039881 (lib. bdg.)
162403988X (lib. bdg.)

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