Inside the Ropes: Sportswriters Get Their Game on

by

Write The First Customer Review

Most of us will never know what it's like to parachute out of a Cessna, tend goal for the Boston Bruins, burn rubber on a NASCAR track, scale Everest, or quarterback the Detroit Lions. So it's our good fortune when dauntless literary journalists actually play the sports they cover--returning with firsthand tales from "inside the ropes." Here, in the tradition popularized by George Plimpton, is participatory sportswriting at its finest and most far-out. Editor Zachary Michael Jack fields a dream team of today's best sports ...

Inside the Ropes: Sportswriters Get Their Game on 2008, Bison Books, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803259973

Trade paperback

Select