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ALI: A LIFE

Written by Eig, Jonathan
He was born Cassius Clay in racially segregated Louisville, Kentucky, the son of a sign painter and a housekeeper. He went on to become a heavyweight boxer with a dazzling mix of power and speed, a warrior for racial pride, a comedian, a preacher, a poet, a draft resister, an actor, and a lover.
October 2, 2018 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 640 Pages |
$16.99
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ARTHUR ASHE: CROSSING THE LINE

- Impressive series of hundreds of never-before-seen pictures by John G. Zimmerman, of tennis player Arthur Ashe - the first African American to win a grand slam tournament- Contributors include Maurice Berger, James Blake, Philip Brookman, Grant Farred, Nicole R. Fleetwood, Wesley Hogan, Walter Iooss, Simone Manuel, Gael Monfils, Tom Okker, Ishmael Reed, and David Roediger- John G.
August 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Cannibal Publishing | 208 Pages |
$45.00
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BEST AMERICAN SPORTS WRITING 2018

For more than twenty-five years, The Best American Sports Writing has built a solid reputation by showcasing the greatest sports journalism of the previous year, culled from hundreds of national, regional, and specialty print and digital publications. Each year, the series editor and guest editor curate a truly exceptional collection.
October 2, 2018 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 416 Pages |
$15.99
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BELICHICK: THE MAKING OF THE GREATEST FOOTBALL COACH OF ALL TIME

Written by O'Connor, Ian
From a New York Times best-selling author, the definitive biography of the NFL's most enigmatic, controversial, and yet successful coach, Bill Belichick.
September 25, 2018 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 496 Pages |
$28.00

CLUB: HOW THE ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE BECAME THE WILDEST, RICHEST, MOST DISRUPTIVE FORCE IN SPORTS

Written by Clegg, Jonathan
The Club is a sports and business tale of how a handful of secret meetings in 1992 spawned a crazy quarter-century in which money, ambition, and uncommon drama remade an ancient institution into a 21st century entertainment empire, a veritable Wild West of sport where the global 1% duke it out.
December 4, 2018 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 320 Pages |
$28.00
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FOOTBALL FOR A BUCK: THE CRAZY RISE AND CRAZIER DEMISE OF THE USFL

Written by Pearlman, Jeff
From a multiple New York Times bestselling author, the rollicking, outrageous, you-can't-make-this-up story of the USFL
September 11, 2018 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 384 Pages |
$28.00
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STORY OF THE WORLD CUP: 2018: THE ESSENTIAL COMPANION TO RUSSIA 2018

Written by Glanville, Brian
Brian Glanville's dramatic history of the world's most famous soccer tournament has become the most authoritative guide to the World Cup.
August 2, 2018 | Paperback | Faber & Faber |
$22.95
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KRAV MAGA EXTREME SURVIVAL: ACTIVE SHOOTER * CARJACKING * HOME INVASION * PREDATOR PROFILING

Written by Keren, Gershon Ben
The result of extensive research including an analysis of over 140 active shooter/killer incidents, Krav Maga Extreme Survival provides an apolitical view of personal safety concentrating on practical methods to survive violent situations.
October 23, 2018 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 224 Pages |
$19.99
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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 academics and college sports. In the world of college sports, winning means big dollars. But that money often comes at a cost.
August 14, 2018 | Hardcover | Melville House Publishing |
$27.99
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BASKETBALL: A LOVE STORY

Written by Bartholomew, Rafe
A sweeping and revelatory history of basketball, drawing upon hundreds of hours of interviews with the greatest players, coaches, executives, and journalists in the history of the game. In an effort to tell the complete story of basketball in all its fascinating dimensions, celebrated journalists Jackie Macmullan and Rafe Bartholomew have compiled nearly a thousand hours' worth of inter
September 18, 2018 | Hardcover | Crown Archetype |
$30.00

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