The Resource Fathers & sons & sports : great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica

Fathers & sons & sports : great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica

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Fathers & sons & sports : great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica
Title
Fathers & sons & sports
Title remainder
great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica
Title variation
Fathers and sons and sports
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
ESPN has collected the very best sport stories from the sport pages. Unforgettable tales about fathers sending their sons off to battle, sons who dared to challenge their fathers in competition, boys and men finding a common language in a shared passion. From the Little League diamond to the local fishing hole to the high school wrestling mat to the collegiate gridiron, from the backyards of America to the most famous stadiums in the world, these stories all share one thing: breathtaking insight into what makes sports an essential part of life
Cataloging source
VPW
Dewey number
796
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV565
LC item number
.F38 2008
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1954-
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  • Bissinger, Buzz
  • Bradley, John Ed
  • Geist, Woody
  • Hall, Donald
  • Kriegel, Mark
  • MacLean, Norman
  • Lupica, Mike
  • ESPN (Television network)
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  • Sports
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sports stories
  • Sports journalism
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sports
  • Sports journalism
  • Sports stories
  • United States
Label
Fathers & sons & sports : great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fathers playing catch with sons
  • Donald Hall
  • A father's small hope
  • Paul Solotaroff
  • Little league confidential
  • Bill Geist
  • A river runs through it
  • Norman Maclean
  • After Jackie
  • Henry Aaron as told to Cal Fussman
  • Introduction
  • Dirty moves
  • James Brown
  • It never rains in Tiger Stadium
  • John Ed Bradley
  • Worlds apart
  • Tom Friend
  • Blood horses
  • John Jeremiah Sullivan
  • Pistol : the life of Pete Maravich
  • Mark Kriegel
  • Mike Lupica
  • Holy ground
  • Wright Thompson
  • A father's gift
  • Jeremy Schaap
  • Tangled up in blue
  • Peter Richmond
  • King's gambit
  • Paul Hoffman
  • My dad, the bookie
  • Michael J. Agovino
  • Flip turn
  • The last shot
  • Darcy Frey
  • Bo knows
  • Steve Wulf
  • Ron Reagan
  • Mailer vs. Mailer
  • John Buffalo Mailer
  • Friday night lights
  • Buzz Bissinger
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034670336
Label
Fathers & sons & sports : great writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean and others ; introduction by Mike Lupica
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fathers playing catch with sons
  • Donald Hall
  • A father's small hope
  • Paul Solotaroff
  • Little league confidential
  • Bill Geist
  • A river runs through it
  • Norman Maclean
  • After Jackie
  • Henry Aaron as told to Cal Fussman
  • Introduction
  • Dirty moves
  • James Brown
  • It never rains in Tiger Stadium
  • John Ed Bradley
  • Worlds apart
  • Tom Friend
  • Blood horses
  • John Jeremiah Sullivan
  • Pistol : the life of Pete Maravich
  • Mark Kriegel
  • Mike Lupica
  • Holy ground
  • Wright Thompson
  • A father's gift
  • Jeremy Schaap
  • Tangled up in blue
  • Peter Richmond
  • King's gambit
  • Paul Hoffman
  • My dad, the bookie
  • Michael J. Agovino
  • Flip turn
  • The last shot
  • Darcy Frey
  • Bo knows
  • Steve Wulf
  • Ron Reagan
  • Mailer vs. Mailer
  • John Buffalo Mailer
  • Friday night lights
  • Buzz Bissinger
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034670336

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