2021-10-22

The Match: Althea Gibson and Angela Buxton: How Two Outsiders--One Black, the Other Jewish--Forged a Friendship and Made Sports History

Follows the tennis careers and friendship of African-American Althea Gibson and Jewish European Angela Buxton, discussing how both women triumphed over tennis-circuit prejudice and became successful Wimbledon partners.


Book Details

Book Title: The Match: Althea Gibson and Angela Buxton: How Two Outsiders--One Black, the Other Jewish--Forged a Friendship and Made Sports History

Book Author: Bruce Schoenfeld

Book Category: -

ISBN: 0060526521