The Best American Sports Writing 2000

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Product Details

Price
$19.95
Publisher
Mariner Books
Publish Date
Pages
352
Dimensions
5.52 X 8.26 X 0.93 inches | 0.01 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780618012091

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About the Author

GLENN STOUT is a freelance writer, author, and editorial consultant and has served as series editor of The Best American Sports Writing since its inception. He is the author of Young Woman and the Sea and Fenway 1912, and has collaborated with Richard Johnson on Red Sox Century, Yankees Century, The Cubs, and The Dodgers. Stout has lived in and around Boston for 20 years, and currently lives in Vermont.
Dick Schaap (1934-2002)--sportswriter, broadcaster, and author or coauthor of thirty-three books--reported for NBC Nightly News, the Today show, ABC World News Tonight, 20/20, and ESPN. He was the recipient of five Emmy Awards.

Reviews

"[These stories] allow readers to experience the moments of drama, poignancy, high emotion, and quiet reflection that sport can produce." (on THE BEST AMERICAN SPORTS WRITING 1999)

Kirkus Reviews

"Rewarding, informative, and frequently quirky." The Arizona Daily Star
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