General Sports

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UNIVERSITY OF NIKE: HOW CORPORATE CASH BOUGHT AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION

Written by Hunt, Joshua
The dramatic expose of how the University of Oregon sold its soul to Nike, and what that means for the future of our public institutions and our society.
October 23, 2018 | Hardcover | Melville House Publishing |
$27.99
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BASKETBALL: A LOVE STORY

Written by Klores, Dan
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Inspired by a major ESPN film series, this is an extraordinary oral history of basketball--its eye-opening untold history, its profound deeper meaning, its transformative influence on the world--as told through an unprecedented series of candid conversations with the game's ultimate icons. This is the greatest love story never told.
September 18, 2018 | Hardcover | Crown Archetype | 448 Pages |
$30.00
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ANGELS WITH DIRTY FACES: HOW ARGENTINIAN SOCCER DEFINED A NATION AND CHANGED THE GAME FOREVER

Written by Wilson, Jonathan
The Masterful, Definitive History of Argentinian Soccer Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Alfredo Di Stefano: in every generation Argentina has uncovered a uniquely brilliant soccer talent. Perhaps it's because the country lives and breathes the game, its theories, and its myths.
August 23, 2016 | Paperback | Nation Books | 448 Pages |
$17.99
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FEAR AND LOATHING IN LA LIGA: BARCELONA VS REAL MADRID

Written by Lowe, Sid
Fear and Loathing in La Liga is the definitive history of the greatest rivalry in world sport: FC Barcelona vs. Real Madrid. It's Messi vs. Ronaldo, Guardiola vs. Mourinho, the nation against the state, freedom fighters vs. Franco's fascists, plus majestic goals and mesmerizing skills. It's the best two teams on the planet going head-to-head. It's more than a game. It's a war.
April 8, 2014 | Paperback | Nation Books |
$17.99
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I THINK THEREFORE I PLAY

Written by Alciato, Alessandro
Pirlo s profile could not be much higher, having competed in the Champions League final in May 2015 and then embarking on a new career signing with MLS side New York City FC in July 2015. The vibrancy, humor and vivid insight that carry Pirlo s autobiography along confounds his image as a dead-eyed assassin on the field of play.
October 1, 2015 | Paperback | Backpage Press Limited | 200 Pages |
$17.95
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MY TURN: A LIFE OF TOTAL FOOTBALL

Written by Cruyff, Johan
The autobiography of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, whose remarkable life and impeccable style have influenced star players and clubs for decades
April 24, 2018 | Paperback | Nation Books | 336 Pages |
$17.99
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BALL IS ROUND: A GLOBAL HISTORY OF SOCCER

Written by Goldblatt, David
The definitive book about soccer, from the author of The Games: A Global History of the Olympics.
January 2, 2008 | Paperback | Riverhead Books | 974 Pages |
$28.00
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BRING THE NOISE: THE JÜRGEN KLOPP STORY

Written by Honigstein, Raphael
Jürgen Klopp's coaching career began in the German second tier at the unfashionable club of FSV Mainz 05, whom he steered to the Bundesliga for the first time in forty-one years. In 2008, he joined Borussia Dortmund, where he achieved back-to-back league titles and took the club to the UEFA Champions League final.
February 6, 2018 | Paperback | Nation Books | 352 Pages |
$16.99

DAS REBOOT: HOW GERMAN SOCCER REINVENTED ITSELF AND CONQUERED THE WORLD

Written by Honigstein, Raphael
"A beautiful story, expertly told." --Per Mertesacker, Arsenal defender and member of the German national team, winners of the 2014 World Cup Estádio do Maracanã, July 13, 2014, the last ten minutes of extra time in the World Cup Final: German forward Mario Götze jumps to meet a floated pass from André Schürrle, cushions the ball with his chest, and in one fluid motion volleys the ball
October 6, 2015 | Paperback | Bold Type Books | 288 Pages |
$17.99
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MASTERS OF MODERN SOCCER: HOW THE WORLD'S BEST PLAY THE TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY GAME

Written by Wahl, Grant
In Masters of Modern Soccer, Sports Illustrated writer Grant Wahl asks: How do some of the game's smartest figures master the craft of soccer?
May 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Crown Archetype | 272 Pages |
$27.00

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