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

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
Title variation
  • Only game in town: sportswriting from the New Yorker
  • And the crowd goes wild
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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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361228
Cataloging source
DLC
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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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True
Series statement
New Yorker anthology series
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  • Sports
  • Sports stories, American
  • Sports literature
Target audience
adult
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sports writing from the New Yorker
Label
The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker, edited by David Remnick
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • John Updike
  • The only game 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
  • Micheal Specter
  • Born slippy
  • John Seabrook
  • The chosen one
  • David Owen
  • Legend of the sport
  • Aliva Johnston
  • David Remick
  • A man-child in Lotusland
  • Rebecca Mead
  • Personal best.
  • Dangerous game
  • Nick Paumgarten
  • The running novelist
  • Haruki Murankami
  • Back to the basement
  • Nancy Franklin
  • Playing Doc's game
  • 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
ocn437298767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 492 p.
Isbn
9781400068029
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040009
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)437298767
Label
The only game in town : sportswriting from the New Yorker, edited by David Remnick
Publication
Contents
  • John Updike
  • The only game 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
  • Micheal Specter
  • Born slippy
  • John Seabrook
  • The chosen one
  • David Owen
  • Legend of the sport
  • Aliva Johnston
  • David Remick
  • A man-child in Lotusland
  • Rebecca Mead
  • Personal best.
  • Dangerous game
  • Nick Paumgarten
  • The running novelist
  • Haruki Murankami
  • Back to the basement
  • Nancy Franklin
  • Playing Doc's game
  • 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
ocn437298767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 492 p.
Isbn
9781400068029
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040009
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)437298767

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