Billie Jean King, the legendary tennis player, offers an inspiring journey through the history of women's tennis in this remarkable edition of "Trailblazers: The Unmatched Story of Women's Tennis."
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Women's Tennis Association, this updated and expanded edition, based on the 1988 original "We Have Come a Long Way: The Story of Women's Tennis," features over 250 photographs and 33 years' worth of stories highlighting the remarkable achievements of inspiring women. The book arrives 53 years after King and eight fellow women players broke away from the male-dominated tennis establishment to launch their own professional tour. Through this visually captivating and emotionally resonant tribute to women's tennis, King and co-author Cynthia Star delve into the enduring story, shedding light on the obstacles overcome and milestones achieved. Today, women's tennis is more popular and inclusive than ever, as this book vividly illustrates.