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The Only Game in Town: Sportswriting from the New Yorker (Modern Library)

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Publisher Comments:

“Excellent . . . A no-brainer pickup for the sports collection.” — Booklist

“An affirmation of the strong state of American sportswriting.” — Kirkus Reviews

From more than 350 national, regional, and specialty publications and, increasingly, the top sports blogs, Christopher McDougall, best-selling author of Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen, hand-selected the very best sports journalism of the past year.

Synopsis:

The Best American Sports Writing gathers the very best from sports journalists from the past year.

About the Author

David Remnick has been the editor of The New Yorker since 1998. A staff writer for the magazine from 1992 to 1998, he was previously The Washington Post's correspondent in the Soviet Union. The author of several books, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the George Polk Award for his 1994 book Lenin's Tomb. He lives in New York with his wife and children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812979985
Author:
Remnick, David
Publisher:
Modern Library
Author:
Stout, Glenn
Author:
McDougall, Christopher
Author:
Remnick, David
Subject:
General Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Sports General
Subject:
Essays
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Best American
Publication Date:
20110631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 1 lb

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