From the Back Cover
For the sports fan, this guide offers fascinating facts and tidbits on baseball, football, basketball, hockey, the Olympic Games, tennis, figure skating, soccer, and more. It contains special sections on women's sports, young people's sports, and the Special Olympics, and includes listings of winners of the World Series, the Super Bowl, the Stanley Cup, and other major competetions.
About the Author
Mike McGovern is a noted East Coast journalist, and currently is the sportswriter for the Allentown Times. He is the author of The Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Athletes and, with his wife, Susan Shelly, The Quotable Athlete. He lives with his family in Shillington, PA.