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The book said that it was slightly used I think but when it came it is in really great condition and might as well be new.Published on February 3, 2013 by GoDawgs!
Ordered this last week with very high hopes, finished it the next day and wow, was i surprised at how misleading the synopsis was, yes it did tell you some little known facts about... Read morePublished on March 28, 2012 by EveryManALion
At some level this is an antidote to all of the positive, happy-world sports writing that has been served up over the decades. Read morePublished on November 23, 2010 by Roger D. Launius
This book was very boring and I felt I wasted my money. I agreed with some of the book, but found it to be redundant and pointless. Read morePublished on October 21, 2010 by M. hayden
This book was mildly interesting. The author takes pot shots at easy targets without really detailing his arguments fully. Read morePublished on August 29, 2010 by P. Flanagan
Finally a book that takes some of our nations favorite pastimes and peoples and humanizes them. Instead of making excuses and putting people in sports aloof, Zirin examines the... Read morePublished on March 24, 2009 by Micah Wolfe
what a tremendous book for anyone interested in sports, humanity, racism and the cracks in the american dream. this book is amazing. Read morePublished on March 9, 2009 by MDcares
I enjoyed the book. I am glad to know about the authors website to get his new writing. I thought the book was insightful and great for a fan like me.Published on January 7, 2008 by A. Jones
Sports are the world's great distraction, especially in the United
States. To really understand American culture, and other cultures too,
you have to understand sports to... Read more