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Cracking the Show Thomas Boswell 0385477139 9780385477130 Anyone interested in baseball can not failto be captivated by Boswells penetrating look atthe game, and by his gracefulprose.--USA Today ThomasBoswell, longtime Washington Postsyndicated sport
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Cracking the Show by Thomas Boswell

Anyone interested in baseball can not failto be captivated by Boswells penetrating look atthe game, and by his gracefulprose.--USA Today ThomasBoswell, longtime Washington Postsyndicated sports columnist, has been calledan astute observer of the human condition disguisedas a first-rate sportswriter. Boswell willbe featured as a major on-screen spokesman in KenBurnss PBS series on baseball, which airs in fail94 and will attract millions of viewers. Histhree previous baseball collections have won widepraise across the country and sold close to twohundred thousand copies. In this latest book, Boswellhas handpicked his best baseball pieces of the pastfive years to create a collection that will bemust reading for fans across the country. Thesepieces, from The Washington Postand national magazines, are arranged thematically sothere is a narrative flow to the book and covereverything from Fay Vincents ouster to Pete Rosesgambling to the Bo Jackson saga to the return ofSteinbrenner. Another splendid gathering of smart,witty, beautifully written stories aboutt ournational pastime, Cracking The Showconfirms that when it comes to baseball, Boswellis in a league by himself. Its a sure hit for the1995 baseballseason. Boswell...is the thinking persons writer about thethinking persons sport...inexhaustibly interestingand fun.--George Will

Author: Thomas Boswell

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 364

Publisher: Main Street Books

Publication Date: 1995-03-01

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