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The Resource Rules of the game : the best sports writing from Harper's magazine, preface by Roy Blount, Jr. ; introduction by Matthew Stevenson ; edited by Matthew Stevenson and Michael Martin

Rules of the game : the best sports writing from Harper's magazine, preface by Roy Blount, Jr. ; introduction by Matthew Stevenson ; edited by Matthew Stevenson and Michael Martin

Label
Rules of the game : the best sports writing from Harper's magazine
Title
Rules of the game
Title remainder
the best sports writing from Harper's magazine
Statement of responsibility
preface by Roy Blount, Jr. ; introduction by Matthew Stevenson ; edited by Matthew Stevenson and Michael Martin
Title variation
Rules of the game
Title variation remainder
the best sports writing from Harpers magazine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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352046
Cataloging source
DLC
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Harper's magazine
Dewey number
796.0973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1954-
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  • Stevenson, Matthew Mills
  • Martin, Michael
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True
Series statement
The American retrospective series
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  • Sports
  • Sports stories, American
  • Sports literature
Target audience
adult
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the best sports writing from Harper's magazine
Label
Rules of the game : the best sports writing from Harper's magazine, preface by Roy Blount, Jr. ; introduction by Matthew Stevenson ; edited by Matthew Stevenson and Michael Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The city game
  • Pete Axthelm
  • Mens Sana in Corpore Sano
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Tennessee lonesome end
  • Peter Schrag
  • Find me a writer
  • Wilfrid Sheed -- Pilgrim's progress
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • These sporting poets
  • Confessions of a washed-up sportswriter
  • George Plimpton
  • Hyperbole's child
  • A. Bartlett Giamatti
  • It takes a stadium
  • Matthew Stevenson
  • A Mickey Mantle koan
  • David James Duncan
  • Winding up
  • Robert H. Zieger
  • The story of the Davis Cup
  • Gary Cartwright
  • John R. Tunis
  • Hockey nights
  • Guy Lawson
  • A poisoned Russian king
  • Nicholas Bethell
  • No joy in Sorrento
  • Pat Jordan
  • The national pastime
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Time loves a haircut
  • The final season
  • Bill Cardoso
  • Brains, baseball, and Branch Rickey
  • John Chamberlain
  • It's only a game
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Hunting the deceitful turkey
  • Mark Twain
  • The biggest race track killing ever made
  • Leo Katcher
  • Yachting at Keil
  • George Plimpton
  • James B. Connolly
  • Moscow games
  • George Plimpton
  • The Cestus of Hygeia
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • The jogger's prayer
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Mudville
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • The boys of winter
  • Down and out at Wrigley Field /
  • Rich Cohen
  • Rich Cohen
  • Obsessed with sport
  • Joseph Epstein
Control code
ocn466343343
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st. ed.
Extent
xvi, 334 p.
Isbn
9781879957589
Lccn
2009048196
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)466343343
Label
Rules of the game : the best sports writing from Harper's magazine, preface by Roy Blount, Jr. ; introduction by Matthew Stevenson ; edited by Matthew Stevenson and Michael Martin
Publication
Contents
  • The city game
  • Pete Axthelm
  • Mens Sana in Corpore Sano
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Tennessee lonesome end
  • Peter Schrag
  • Find me a writer
  • Wilfrid Sheed -- Pilgrim's progress
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • These sporting poets
  • Confessions of a washed-up sportswriter
  • George Plimpton
  • Hyperbole's child
  • A. Bartlett Giamatti
  • It takes a stadium
  • Matthew Stevenson
  • A Mickey Mantle koan
  • David James Duncan
  • Winding up
  • Robert H. Zieger
  • The story of the Davis Cup
  • Gary Cartwright
  • John R. Tunis
  • Hockey nights
  • Guy Lawson
  • A poisoned Russian king
  • Nicholas Bethell
  • No joy in Sorrento
  • Pat Jordan
  • The national pastime
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Time loves a haircut
  • The final season
  • Bill Cardoso
  • Brains, baseball, and Branch Rickey
  • John Chamberlain
  • It's only a game
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Hunting the deceitful turkey
  • Mark Twain
  • The biggest race track killing ever made
  • Leo Katcher
  • Yachting at Keil
  • George Plimpton
  • James B. Connolly
  • Moscow games
  • George Plimpton
  • The Cestus of Hygeia
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • The jogger's prayer
  • Tom Wolfe
  • Mudville
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • The boys of winter
  • Down and out at Wrigley Field /
  • Rich Cohen
  • Rich Cohen
  • Obsessed with sport
  • Joseph Epstein
Control code
ocn466343343
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st. ed.
Extent
xvi, 334 p.
Isbn
9781879957589
Lccn
2009048196
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)466343343

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