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The Resource Playing hurt : my journey from despair to hope, John Saunders with New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon ; foreword by Mitch Albom

Playing hurt : my journey from despair to hope, John Saunders with New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon ; foreword by Mitch Albom

Label
Playing hurt : my journey from despair to hope
Title
Playing hurt
Title remainder
my journey from despair to hope
Statement of responsibility
John Saunders with New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon ; foreword by Mitch Albom
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A candid memoir by the late ESPN and ABC Sports broadcaster reveals his longtime battle with depression and his investigations into modern medical and homeopathic treatments, exploring how the disease affected his career and relationships
Summary
An autobiography of sportscaster John Saunders who suffered from depression.
Storyline
Biography type
autobiography
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10562438
Cataloging source
JAI
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1955-2016
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Saunders, John
Dewey number
  • 796.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1964-
  • 1958-
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  • Bacon, John U.
  • Albom, Mitch
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True
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  • Saunders, John
  • Sportscasters
  • Canadian Americans
Target audience
adult
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my journey from despair to hope
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Label
Playing hurt : my journey from despair to hope, John Saunders with New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon ; foreword by Mitch Albom
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
Preface: Looking over the edge -- Introduction -- Part one. Growing up the hard way -- An oasis of love -- An indecent proposal -- Playing with fire -- He ain't heavy -- The salvation of sports -- Looking for a little relief -- My two selves -- The drug business -- Hurting myself -- Part two. Trying to build a better life -- Moving out, moving on, moving back -- Falling in love -- Go west -- Getting married -- Country John Saunders -- Chasing a new dream -- Making it in Moncton -- Bright lights, big city -- Big man in Baltimore -- A family of my own -- The worldwide leader -- Our sister -- Livin' in America -- Part three. The façade cracks -- The psych ward -- Dr. Dangerous -- Falling backward -- Scaling Mt. Sinai -- Learning to walk -- A high-stakes stroll in the park -- Ready for prime time? -- Testing, testing -- Part four. Collision course -- The damage of Doctor Dangerous revealed -- Let the bad times roll -- Stumbling toward unhappiness -- A day in the doldrums -- Peering over the Tappan Zee Bridge -- Back to the bridge -- Crunch time -- You've got to admit it's getting better -- Jimmy V, Dickie V, and cardio V -- Learning the best lesson
Control code
ocn995048699
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)995048699
Label
Playing hurt : my journey from despair to hope, John Saunders with New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon ; foreword by Mitch Albom
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
Preface: Looking over the edge -- Introduction -- Part one. Growing up the hard way -- An oasis of love -- An indecent proposal -- Playing with fire -- He ain't heavy -- The salvation of sports -- Looking for a little relief -- My two selves -- The drug business -- Hurting myself -- Part two. Trying to build a better life -- Moving out, moving on, moving back -- Falling in love -- Go west -- Getting married -- Country John Saunders -- Chasing a new dream -- Making it in Moncton -- Bright lights, big city -- Big man in Baltimore -- A family of my own -- The worldwide leader -- Our sister -- Livin' in America -- Part three. The façade cracks -- The psych ward -- Dr. Dangerous -- Falling backward -- Scaling Mt. Sinai -- Learning to walk -- A high-stakes stroll in the park -- Ready for prime time? -- Testing, testing -- Part four. Collision course -- The damage of Doctor Dangerous revealed -- Let the bad times roll -- Stumbling toward unhappiness -- A day in the doldrums -- Peering over the Tappan Zee Bridge -- Back to the bridge -- Crunch time -- You've got to admit it's getting better -- Jimmy V, Dickie V, and cardio V -- Learning the best lesson
Control code
ocn995048699
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)995048699

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