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Arthur Ashe

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Ashe, Arthur and Arnold Rampersad. Days of Grace. New York: Knopf, 1993.

The Complete Marquis Who's Who. Marquis Who's Who, 2001.

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"Arthur Ashe's Widow Says She's Not in Agreement with Husband's Statue Being Erected amid Civil War Heroes." Jet (January 22, 1996): 34.

Bruning, Fred. "How a Private Citizen Lost His Privacy Rights." Maclean's (May 4, 1992): 13.

Chicago Tribune (November 28, 1988).

"France's Davis Cup Captain Yannick Noah Remembers Big Help from U.S. Davis Cup Captain Arthur Ashe." Jet (February 27, 1995): 48.

Johnson, Robert E. "Arthur Ashe's New Book, Days of Grace, Tells of His Three Burdens: Race, AIDS, and Davis Cup." Jet (July 26, 1993): 34.

Leavy, Walter. "Arthur Ashe: The Gentle Warrior 1943-1993." Ebony (April 1993): 110.

Lipper, Bob. "Arthur Ashe." Richmond Times Dispatch (February 1, 2002).

Review of Days of Grace. Ebony (September 1993): 18.


"1998 Racial and Gender Report Card." Center for th Study of Sport in Society, Northeastern University. http://www.sportinsociety.org/ (July 5, 2002).

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"Marvelous Messenger: Ashe stressed importance of striving for excellence outside sports." Houston Chronicle. http://www.houstonchron.com/ (July 5, 2002).

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