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Against football : one fan's reluctant manifesto, Steve Almond

Label
Against football : one fan's reluctant manifesto
Title
Against football
Title remainder
one fan's reluctant manifesto
Statement of responsibility
Steve Almond
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Against Football, Steve Almond details why, after forty years as a fan, he can no longer watch the game he still loves
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Almond, Steve
Dewey number
796.332
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Football
  • Football fans
Label
Against football : one fan's reluctant manifesto, Steve Almond
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
I wasn't out cold, but I was out -- A brief and wildly subjective history of football -- A deep and true joy penetrated my being -- You knock my brains out this Sunday and I knock your brains out the next time we meet -- This eager violence of the heart -- "Get money!" on three -- The love song of Richie Incognito -- The blind spot -- Their sons grow suicidally beautiful -- All games aspire to a condition of war -- Bill Simmons draws the line -- Stop being a fan, start being a player
Control code
sky261935930
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 178 p.
Isbn
9781612194158
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014018038
Label
Against football : one fan's reluctant manifesto, Steve Almond
Publication
Contents
I wasn't out cold, but I was out -- A brief and wildly subjective history of football -- A deep and true joy penetrated my being -- You knock my brains out this Sunday and I knock your brains out the next time we meet -- This eager violence of the heart -- "Get money!" on three -- The love song of Richie Incognito -- The blind spot -- Their sons grow suicidally beautiful -- All games aspire to a condition of war -- Bill Simmons draws the line -- Stop being a fan, start being a player
Control code
sky261935930
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 178 p.
Isbn
9781612194158
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014018038

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