Bud Collins' Modern Encyclopedia of Tennis

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Bud Collins, Zander Hollander
Visible Ink Press, 1994 - Tennis - 666 pages
Noted tennis commentator/columnist Collins and sportswriter Hollander update their 1980 guide with this new and comprehensive edition. Written in an engaging, narrative style, the book traces the history of tennis from its country club beginnings in 1876 to today's billion-dollar industry. Glossary of terms. Photos.

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Bud Collins is a world-famous tennis journalist and historian, a long-time columnist for the "Boston Globe," and a television broadcaster for CBS Sports, NBC Sports, ESPN, and the Tennis Channel. A 1994 inductee into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, he is the coauthor of "The Education of a Tennis Player" and "Evonne! On the Move "and the author of "My Life with the Pros," He lives in Boston.

Hollander is one of sport's most prolific writers founded Associated Features, one of North America's leading sports information resources.

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