The Resource Every day I fight, Stuart Scott ; with Larry Platt

Every day I fight, Stuart Scott ; with Larry Platt

Label
Every day I fight
Title
Every day I fight
Statement of responsibility
Stuart Scott ; with Larry Platt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A memoir about Scott's fight against cancer"--
  • "Shortly before he passed away, on January 4, 2015, Scott completed work on this memoir. He relates his personal story: his childhood in North Carolina, his supportive family, his athletic escapades, his on-the-job training as a fledgling sportscaster, his being hired and eventual triumphs at ESPN. Struck by appendiceal cancer in 2007, Stuart battled this rare disease with an unimaginable tenacity and vigor. Scott continued defying fate, pushing himself through exercises and workout routines, an immutable example of determination and courage
Summary
Shortly before he passed away, on January 4, 2015, Stuart Scott completed work on this memoir. It was both a labor of love and a love letter to life itself. Not only did Stuart relate his personal story - his childhood in North Carolina, his supportive family, his athletic escapades, his on-the-job training as a fledgling sportscaster, his being hired and eventual triumphs at ESPN - he shared his intimate struggles to keep his story going. Struck by appendiceal cancer in 2007, Stuart battled this rare disease with an unimaginable tenacity and vigor
Tone
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10409844
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, Stuart
Dewey number
  • 070.4/49796092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Platt, Larry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Stuart
  • Sportscasters
  • Cancer
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / General
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Cancer
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Target audience
adult
Label
Every day I fight, Stuart Scott ; with Larry Platt
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
Control code
ocn892458655
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 298 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399174063
Lccn
2015002612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)892458655
Label
Every day I fight, Stuart Scott ; with Larry Platt
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892458655
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 298 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399174063
Lccn
2015002612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)892458655

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