Show-Me Kings: Bootheel Ball, the Cookson Clan, and A Run- and- Gun All-Star Show

Show-Me Kings: Bootheel Ball, the Cookson Clan, and A Run- and- Gun All-Star Show

by Mike Mitchell
     
 

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The Missouri Bootheel, a six-county region tucked away in the southeastern corner of the "Show-Me State," boasts a unique and intriguing history involving railroad strikes, mob lynchings, and earthquake scares, but what Mike Mitchell, who called the Bootheel home for eighteen years, remembers most is the basketball. Show-Me Kings is Mitchell's tribute to the local

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The Missouri Bootheel, a six-county region tucked away in the southeastern corner of the "Show-Me State," boasts a unique and intriguing history involving railroad strikes, mob lynchings, and earthquake scares, but what Mike Mitchell, who called the Bootheel home for eighteen years, remembers most is the basketball. Show-Me Kings is Mitchell's tribute to the local legends who made life in rural Missouri and the game of basketball a thrilling and memorable experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781419603372
Publisher:
BookSurge, LLC
Publication date:
03/01/2005
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.72(d)

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