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The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker, edited by David Remnick

Label
The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker
Title
The only game in town
Title remainder
sportswriting from the New Yorker
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Remnick
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From Tiger Woods to bullfighter Sidney Franklin, from the Chinese Olympics to the U.S. Open, the greatest plays and players, past and present, are all covered in "The Only Game in Town." At "The New Yorker," it's not whether you win or lose--it's how you write about the game
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
Dewey number
796/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Remnick, David
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  • Sports
  • Sports stories, American
  • Sports literature
  • Sports
  • Sports literature
  • Sports stories, American
  • United States
Label
The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker, edited by David Remnick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, c2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Updike
  • The only games in town
  • Anthony Lane
  • Race track
  • Bill Barich
  • Immortals.
  • A sense of where you are
  • John McPhee ;
  • El único matador
  • Lillian Ross
  • Introduction
  • Net worth
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • The long ride
  • Michael Specter
  • Born slippy
  • John Seabrook
  • The chosen one
  • David Owen
  • Legend of a sport
  • Alva Johnston
  • David Remick
  • A man-child in Lotusland
  • Rebecca Mead
  • Personal best.
  • Dangerous game
  • Nick Paumgarten
  • The running novelist
  • Haruki Murakami
  • Back to the basement
  • Nancy Franklin
  • Playing Doc's games
  • From the bleachers.
  • William Finnegan
  • Last of the Metroziods
  • Adam Gopnik
  • The Sandy Frazier dream team
  • Ian Frazier
  • A deeper game.
  • Br'er Rabbit ball
  • Ring Lardner
  • The greens of Ireland
  • Herbert Warren Wind
  • The web of the game
  • Tennis personalities
  • Martin Amis
  • Project Knuckleball
  • Ben McGrath
  • Game plan
  • Don DeLillo
  • The art of failure
  • Malcolm Gladwell
  • Out of left field.
  • Swimming with sharks
  • Roger Angell
  • Charles Sprawson
  • The national pastime
  • John Cheever
  • SNO
  • Calvin Trillin
  • Musher
  • Susan Orleans
  • Home and away
  • Peter Hessler
  • No obstacles
  • Ahab and Nemesis
  • Alec Wilkinson
  • A stud's life
  • Kevin Conley
  • A.J. Liebling
  • Hub fans bid Kid adieu
Control code
1089283
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2011 Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 492 pages
Isbn
9780812979985
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812979985
  • (OCoLC)676726902
Label
The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker, edited by David Remnick
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, c2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Updike
  • The only games in town
  • Anthony Lane
  • Race track
  • Bill Barich
  • Immortals.
  • A sense of where you are
  • John McPhee ;
  • El único matador
  • Lillian Ross
  • Introduction
  • Net worth
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • The long ride
  • Michael Specter
  • Born slippy
  • John Seabrook
  • The chosen one
  • David Owen
  • Legend of a sport
  • Alva Johnston
  • David Remick
  • A man-child in Lotusland
  • Rebecca Mead
  • Personal best.
  • Dangerous game
  • Nick Paumgarten
  • The running novelist
  • Haruki Murakami
  • Back to the basement
  • Nancy Franklin
  • Playing Doc's games
  • From the bleachers.
  • William Finnegan
  • Last of the Metroziods
  • Adam Gopnik
  • The Sandy Frazier dream team
  • Ian Frazier
  • A deeper game.
  • Br'er Rabbit ball
  • Ring Lardner
  • The greens of Ireland
  • Herbert Warren Wind
  • The web of the game
  • Tennis personalities
  • Martin Amis
  • Project Knuckleball
  • Ben McGrath
  • Game plan
  • Don DeLillo
  • The art of failure
  • Malcolm Gladwell
  • Out of left field.
  • Swimming with sharks
  • Roger Angell
  • Charles Sprawson
  • The national pastime
  • John Cheever
  • SNO
  • Calvin Trillin
  • Musher
  • Susan Orleans
  • Home and away
  • Peter Hessler
  • No obstacles
  • Ahab and Nemesis
  • Alec Wilkinson
  • A stud's life
  • Kevin Conley
  • A.J. Liebling
  • Hub fans bid Kid adieu
Control code
1089283
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2011 Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 492 pages
Isbn
9780812979985
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812979985
  • (OCoLC)676726902

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