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Falling Hard: A Rookie's Year in Boxing

by Jones, Chris

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781559706216
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Arcade Publishing, 2002. First printing. Illustrated with B&W photos of boxing. A student of journalism student urban planning decides to take a year off to pursue a career in small-time boxing. There is a certain Runyonesque quality to his story. Book near fine. DJ very good plus with aging to edges. 190 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Bob Verdi Collection (Contemporary American Sports Writers)

by Royko, Mike; Verdi, Bob

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780878336081
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U.S.A.: Taylor Pub, 1988. First printing. Black cloth, gilt titles. With an Introduction by Mike Royko. A collection of Verdi's columns from the Chicago Tribune. Book unread, near fine. DJ likewise near fine. 263 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Handbook on Shotgun Shooting

by Committee on Promotional Activities

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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New York, New York: Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute, 1952. Fifth printing, 1952. Staplebound. A technique and safety manual. Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Extensive sections on clay shooting, how to organize a gun club and game shooting. Very good with cover soil, spotting to forematter, inside cover. Binding is secure. 144 pp.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.… Read more
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Lost Summer: The '67 Red Sox and the Impossible Dream

by Reynolds, Bill

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780446516150
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U.S.A.: Time Warner International, 1992. First printing. Center B&W photo supplement on coated paper. The story of how Red Sox manager Dick Williams propelled the team to win the pennant in 1967. Book near fine with light bump to bottom foreedge. DJ also near fine. 293 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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When Boston Won the World Series: A Chronicle of Boston's Remarkable Victory in the First Modern World Series of 1903

by Ryan, Bob

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780762414666
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U.S.A.: Running Press Book Publishers, 2003. First printing. The story of the 1903 World Series, timed to commemorate the Red Sox' 100th anniversary. Author is a fairly well-known sports commentator and reporter. B&W photos of team, appendices of stats included. Book and DJ near fine.192 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The 50 Greatest Yankee Games

by Tan, Cecilia

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Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780471659389
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Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2005. First printing. From 1904 through 2003, when the Yankees lost to the Red Sox, the author has provided a compelling diary/analysis of her 50 choices for the Yankee's greatest games. B&W photos in text. References and information on research technicques included at end. Book and DJ both near fine. 278… Read more
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Golf Book of Records

by Billian, Douglas C

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Atlanta, GA: Billian Publishing, Inc., 1989. First printing (NAP). Contains history and statistics of world-wide golf, including PGA, LPGA, Senior PGA, Women's/Men's championships, International, USGA.With some B&W photos of players, Rules of the Game included. A near fine copy. 640 pp.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Like It Is

by Cosell, Howard

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780671800758
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Pocket Books, 1975. Pocket Books 80075, first Pocket Books printing with $1.95 cover price. Cosell continues his anecdotal account of his years in sportscasting. Book unread, near fine with light cover crease to front but little other wear. 319 pp.. 1st Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine.
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A Hard Chance: The Sydney-Hobart Race Disaster

by Leighton, Kim

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781572232822
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Minocqua, Wisconsin, U.S.A.: Willow Creek Pr, 1999. First edition (NAP). Black composite binding, gilt titles. Illustrated with a few B&W photos and drawings in text. The story of the 54th Annual Sydney-to-Hobart ocean classic and the monster storm the sailors encountered. According to Peter Stone of Oceans Enterprises, 'A most unfortunate event, but powered by greed, ego, and testosterone.' One… Read more
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Cindy Reid's Ultimate Guide to Golf for Women

by Reid, Cindy;Eubanks, Steve

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780743444194
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Atria Books, 2003. First printing. Illustrated with color photos and printed entirely on coated paper. Reid has been an instructor at TPC-Sawgrass as well as a regular contributor to the Golf Channel. Co-author Eubanks has written for Golf Digest and Sports Illustrated, among others. This book provides well-illustrated step-by-step instructions that are tailored to the… Read more
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