The Best American Sports Writing 2017 by Glenn StoutThe Best American Sports Writing 2017 by Glenn Stout

The Best American Sports Writing 2017

EditorGlenn Stout

Paperback | October 3, 2017

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For a quarter century, the annual Best American Sports Writing has showcased the greatest sports journalism of the previous year. This year's guest editor, acclaimed author Howard Bryant, continues the tradition, seeking out writing that best captures the unpredictable journey of sports. Triumphantly and painfully, these stories reflect on that journey, asking difficult questions about who we are, as individuals and as a nation: What does it mean when a football player takes a knee during the national anthem, who decides where the remains of an Americanlegend should rest, and how far will people go to reclaim dreams that have long slipped away? Spanning different sports, disciplines, and styles, these pieces are, above all, inspirational to readers, writers, and athletes around the world, proof of the bonds and breaking points that exist between and within us all.
GLENN STOUT is a freelance writer, author, and editorial consultant and has served as Series Editor of The Best American Sports Writing since its inception. He is the author of The Young Woman and the Sea and Fenway 1912, and has collaborated with Richard Johnson on Red Sox Century, Yankees Century, The Cubs and The Dodg...
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Title:The Best American Sports Writing 2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.05 inPublished:October 3, 2017Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0544821556

ISBN - 13:9780544821552

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