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link to catalog page, Rocky Marciano

Rocky Marciano

The Rock of His Times

Author: Russell Sullivan
Pub Date: April 2005

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the final fight of boxing's only undefeated heavyweight champion   learn more...

link to catalog page, Saying It's So

Saying It's So

A Cultural History of the Black Sox Scandal

Author: Daniel A. Nathan
Pub Date: September 2005

How meaning was manufactured following the national pastime's darkest hour   learn more...

link to catalog page WIGGINS, The Unlevel Playing Field

The Unlevel Playing Field

A Documentary History of the African American Experience in Sport

Author: David K. Wiggins and Patrick B. Miller
Pub Date: April 2005

A chronicle of significant athletic events and the lives and careers of numerous black sports heroes---and the very significant role of sports in the history of race relations in the U.S.   learn more...

link to catalog page ZINGG, Harry Hooper

Harry Hooper

An American Baseball Life

Author: Paul J. Zingg
Pub Date: 2004

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link to catalog page RIBOWSKY, Josh Gibson

Josh Gibson

The Power and the Darkness

Author: Mark Ribowsky
Pub Date: October 2004

The troubled life of the most feared hitter in baseball's Negro leagues   learn more...

link to catalog page CARROLL, Red Grange and the Rise of Modern Football Author: John M. Carroll
Pub Date: Cloth: 1999; Paper: 2004

To understand the forces that helped create the modern superstar athlete, begin with Red Grange   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sweet Charlie, Dike, Cazzie, and Bobby Joe

Sweet Charlie, Dike, Cazzie, and Bobby Joe

High School Basketball in Illinois

Author: Taylor H. A. Bell
Pub Date: October 2004

The first comprehensive history of high school basketball in Illinois   learn more...

link to catalog page QUIRK, The Ultimate Guide to College Football

The Ultimate Guide to College Football

Rankings, Records, and Scores of the Major Teams and Conferences

Author: James Quirk
Pub Date: August 2004

College football's collected "tales of the tape"   learn more...

link to catalog page MILLS, A View from the Bench

A View from the Bench

The Story of an Ordinary Player on a Big-Time Football Team

Author: George R. Mills
Pub Date: April 2004

The memoir of an average college football player at one of the most dominant college football programs   learn more...

link to catalog page ROBERTS, Jack Dempsey

Jack Dempsey

The Manassa Mauler

Author: Randy Roberts
Pub Date: June 2003

An incisive and fast paced biography about one of boxing all time greats and Heavyweight Champion of the World from 1919 to 1926   learn more...

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