By Lee Congdon
Legendary activities Writers of the Golden Age: Grantland Rice, crimson Smith, Shirley Povich, and W. C. Heinz information the lives and careers of 4 sports-writing greats and the long-lasting athletes and occasions they lined. even if those writers tested themselves through the Twenties, their careers prolonged good into the many years that undefined. They mentioned on Jesse Owens, Joe Louis, Sandy Koufax, Arnold Palmer, and plenty of different stars from the Nineteen Twenties and past. Lee Congdon examines not just the lives and careers of Rice, Smith, Povich, and Heinz, however the designated writing variety that every of them built. Taken jointly, those 4 writers lifted activities reporting to heights that it really is not going to arrive back.
This booklet brings to existence the best period in activities heritage, as noticeable throughout the eyes of 4 mythical activities writers. activities fanatics, historians, and people drawn to activities journalism will all locate this a desirable and informative examine a time while the activities international used to be at its peak.
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Legendary Sports Writers of the Golden Age: Grantland Rice, Red Smith, Shirley Povich, and W. C. Heinz by Lee Congdon