The 1980 Men's and 1998 Women's United States Olympic Hockey Teams The 1980 Men's and 1998 Women's United States Olympic Hockey Teams
Book 13 - Sports Virtues

The 1980 Men's and 1998 Women's United States Olympic Hockey Teams

Unity

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Publisher Description

As part of the acclaimed Sports Virtues series, The 1980 Men's and 1998 Women's United States Olympic Hockey Teams: Unity discusses the struggles and triumphs of each team. As with each story in the Sports Virtues series, this book assigns a virtue to a celebrated athlete, team, or coach, and uses that person or team's story to help the reader achieve that virtue for him or herself.


What emerges after reading these stories is not only a greater understanding and appreciation of the virtues that these icons needed to get through life, but also an inspiration for the reader. Each story is followed by a small quotation from literature to amplify the meaning and application of the virtue, and each story is also followed by a series of study/review questions and other interactive activities to help the reader further understand the virtue and how to achieve it.


This book is for people of all ages, but it makes for the perfect gift from parents to children or from adult mentors to their students.


Other books in the Sports Virtues series include:


Lou Gehrig: Appreciation

Gale Sayers and Brian Piccolo: Compassion

Roberto Clemente: Dedication

Susan Butcher: Determination

Pele: Devotion

John Wooden: Discipline

Mike Krzyzewski: Encouragement

Cal Ripken, Jr.: Endurance

Walter ""Red"" Barber: Fairness

Dennis Byrd: Faithfulness

Hank Aaron: Fearlessness

Amos Alonzo Stagg: Honesty

Eric Liddell: Humility

Arthur Ashe: Integrity

Bill Bradley: Intelligence

Jim Valvano: joyfulness

Dan O'Brien & Dave Johnson: Kindness

Dean Smith: Loyalty

Harvey Penick: Modesty

Branch Rickey & Jackie Robinson: Nobility

Althea Gibson: Persistence

Clarence "Big House" Gaines, Sr.: Respectability

Joan Benoit Samuelson & Wilma Rudolph: Strength

Vince Lombardi: Toughness

Gertrude Ederle: Triumph

Ken Venturi: Trust

The 1980 Men's and 1998 Women's United States Olympic Hockey Teams: Unity

Eddie Robinson: Visionary

Happy Chandler: Wisdom

GENRE
Sports & Outdoors
RELEASED
2012
March 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
32
Pages
PUBLISHER
Price World Publishing
SELLER
Gatekeeper Press
SIZE
284.7
KB

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