The Best American Sports Writing 1999

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Richard Ford, Glenn Stout
Houghton Mifflin, 1999 - Sports & Recreation - 241 pages
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Well established as the premier sports anthology, The Best American Sports Writing embraces the world of sports in all its drama, humanity, and excitement. This year's illustrious contributors join the ranks of such celebrated writers as George Plimpton, David Remnick, and David Halberstam. Their exceptional talent and experience continue the series' tradition of excellence, which prompted the Boston Globe to hail it as a "venerable institution".

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The Best American Sports Writing 2016 is the latest installment in Glenn Stout's 26-year run as editor of this series. As with past years, the book gathers about two dozen of the year's best long-form ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

GLENN STOUT is the author of Young Woman and the Sea and Fenway 1912 .

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