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Dear Jay, Love Dad

Bud Wilkinson's Letters to His Son

Dear Jay, Love Dad( )
Author: Wilkinson, Jay
Foreword by: Krzyzewski, Mike
ISBN:978-0-8061-4247-0
Publication Date:Jan 2012
Publisher:University of Oklahoma Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Beginning with the first letter Bud wrote when Jay left home, this collection shows a father guiding his son toward his own path while stressing the importance of service to others. The embodiment of the scholar-athlete, Bud mixes encouragement with intellectual discussions. When Jay reads American philosopher William James for a class at Duke University, his father, a serious student of literature, reads the book, too, and uses its insights to help Jay deal with the challenges of...
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Book Details
Pages:208
Detailed Subjects: Education / Higher
Sports & Recreation / Coaching / Football
Sports & Recreation / Football
Sports & Recreation / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.765 Inches
Book Weight:0.951 Pounds
Author Biography
Wilkinson, Jay (Author)
Mike Krzyzewski was born on February 13, 1947. He graduated with a B.S. degree from West Point and served five years as an officer in the United States Army from 1969 to 1974. He held coaching positions at Indiana University and West Point before becoming the head coach of the Duke Men's Basketball Team in 1980. He is a 12-time National Coach of the Year award winner and in 2001 he was enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame. He was the head coach of the USA Basketball Men's Senior National Team program for 2006-2008.

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