Sports

1319 reg

"Batting Cleanup, Bill Conlin"

edited by Kevin Kerrane

240 pages
6 x 9



HC: 978-1-56639-541-0 $51.50 Apr 97
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0294-3 $49.50

2384 reg

The Audacity of Hoop

Basketball and the Age of Obama

Alexander Wolff

192 pages
10 x 8
108 color photos, 22 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1309-3 $41.00 Nov 15

2361 reg

Ball Don't Lie!

Myth, Genealogy, and Invention in the Cultures of Basketball

Yago Colás

228 pages
6 x 9
1 color photos


PB: 978-1-4399-1243-0 $19.95 Mar 16
HC: 978-1-4399-1242-3 $79.50 Mar 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1244-7 $19.95 Mar 16

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Baseball Managers

Stats, Stories, and Strategies

Bob Bloss

400 pages
6 x 9.2
19 tables, 34 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-661-5 $39.50 Mar 99

2178 reg

Bill Giles and Baseball

John B. Lord

328 pages
6 x 9



HC: 978-1-4399-0786-3 $36.00 Apr 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0788-7 $36.00

2476 reg

Biz Mackey, a Giant behind the Plate

The Story of the Negro League Star and Hall of Fame Catcher

Rich Westcott

208 pages
5.375 x 8.5
1 tables, 3 figs., 20 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1551-6 $27.50 Feb 18
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1553-0 $27.50 Feb 18

1860 reg

The Bottom Line

Observations and Arguments on the Sports Business

Andrew Zimbalist

312 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-59213-513-4 $30.95 Jul 06
HC: 978-1-59213-512-7 $76.50 Jul 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-514-1 $30.95 Jul 06

2014 reg

The Boxing Scene

Thomas Hauser

256 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-59213-977-4 $29.95 Nov 08
HC: 978-1-59213-976-7 $81.50 Nov 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-978-1 $29.95 Nov 08

2324 reg

The Burden of Over-representation

Race, Sport, and Philosophy

Grant Farred

240 pages
6 x 9
3 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-1143-3 $34.95 Jul 18
HC: 978-1-4399-1142-6 $99.50 Jul 18
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1144-0 $34.95 Jul 18

1294 reg

The Cardinals Encyclopedia

Michael Eisenbath

652 pages
9 x 12



HC: 978-1-56639-703-2 $76.50 Jun 00

1533 reg

A Century of Philadelphia Sports

RIch Westcott

400 pages
7 x 10
151 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-861-9 $41.50 Apr 01

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The Chicago Cubs Encyclopedia

Jerome Holtzman, and George Vass

568 pages
9 x 12
16 color illustrations, 470 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-547-2 $59.50 Jun 97

2104 reg

Circling the Bases

Essays on the Challenges and Prospects of the Sports Industry

Andrew Zimbalist

234 pages
5.5 x 8.25
14 tables


PB: 978-1-4399-0283-7 $28.95 Nov 10
HC: 978-1-4399-0282-0 $71.50 Nov 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0284-4 $28.95 Nov 10

1862 reg

Danny Litwhiler

Living the Baseball Dream

Daniel Litwhiler with Jim Sargent

312 pages
6 x 9
2 tables, 13 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-524-0 $47.00 Sep 06

2143 reg

Distant Corners

American Soccer's History of Missed Opportunities and Lost Causes

David Wangerin

264 pages
6 x 9
18 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0631-6 $25.95 Feb 14
HC: 978-1-4399-0630-9 $51.50
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0632-3 $25.95

2143 reg

Distant Corners

American Soccer's History of Missed Opportunities and Lost Causes

David Wangerin

264 pages
6 x 9
18 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0631-6 $25.95 Feb 14
HC: 978-1-4399-0630-9 $51.50 Apr 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0632-3 $25.95

2143npb reg

Distant Corners

American Soccer's History of Missed Opportunities and Lost Causes

David Wangerin

264 pages
6 x 9
18 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0631-6 $25.95 Feb 14
HC: 978-1-4399-0630-9 $51.50 Apr 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0632-3 $25.95

2298 reg

Dominican Baseball

New Pride, Old Prejudice

Alan Klein

200 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-1088-7 $25.95 Mar 14
HC: 978-1-4399-1087-0 $90.50 Mar 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1089-4 $25.95

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The Eagles Encyclopedia

Ray Didinger

336 pages

200 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-449-6 $39.50

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The Eagles Encyclopedia

Champions Edition

Ray Didinger with Robert S. Lyons

512 pages
8.3125 x 10.875
33 color photos, 368 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1848-7 $40.00 Oct 18

1831 reg

Equal Play

Title IX and Social Change

Edited by Andrew Zimbalist and Nancy Hogshead-Makar

328 pages
7 x 10
7 tables


PB: 978-1-59213-380-2 $41.95 Oct 07
HC: 978-1-59213-379-6 $96.50 Oct 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-381-9 $41.95

2374 reg

The Eternal Present of Sport

Rethinking Sport and Religion

Daniel A. Grano

282 pages
6 x 9
1 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-1280-5 $34.95 Jun 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1279-9 $104.50 Jun 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1281-2 $34.95 Jun 17

1186 reg

Fishing the Delaware Valley

George H. Jr. Ingram, Robert R Smith, and Robert F Marler Jr.

256 pages
6 x 9
2 tables, 4 figs., 4 maps


PB: 978-1-56639-665-3 $26.95 Aug 98
HC: 978-1-56639-588-5 $60.50 Nov 97

1570 reg

Great Home Runs of the 20th Century

Rich Westcott

232 pages
6 x 9
37 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-858-9 $41.50 Feb 01

1321 reg

Hikes Around Philadelphia

Boyd Newman and Linda Newman

224 pages
5.5 x 8.25



PB: 978-1-56639-530-4 $23.95 Jan 00
HC: 978-1-56639-529-8 $49.95 Jan 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0776-4 $23.95 Jan 00

2279 reg

Homecourt

The True Story of the Best Basketball Team You've Never Heard Of

Larry Needle

72 pages
5.5 x 8.5



PB: 978-0-9819560-8-4 $16.95

2062 reg

James Naismith

The Man Who Invented Basketball

Rob Rains

216 pages

1 figs., 10 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0134-2 $25.95 Oct 09
HC: 978-1-4399-0133-5 $56.50 Oct 09
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0135-9 $25.95 Oct 09

2062 reg

James Naismith

The Man Who Invented Basketball

Rob Rains

216 pages
5.5 x 8.25
1 figs., 10 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0134-2 $25.95 Oct 09
HC: 978-1-4399-0133-5 $56.50 Oct 09
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0135-9 $25.95 Oct 09

1374 reg

Jim Bunning

Baseball and Beyond

Frank Dolson

320 pages
6 x 9
22 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-636-3 $41.50 Aug 98
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0569-2 $41.50

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Koppett's Concise History of Major League Baseball

Leonard Koppett

521 pages
7 x 10
26 tables


HC: 978-1-56639-638-7 $36.95 Sep 98

1540 reg

Land of the Giants

New York's Polo Grounds

Stew Thornley

192 pages
7 x 10
6 tables, 1 figs., 39 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-796-4 $56.50 Sep 00

1346 reg

Legal Bases

Baseball and the Law

Roger I. Abrams

240 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-56639-890-9 $32.95
HC: 978-1-56639-599-1 $29.50 Feb 98

1798 reg

Long Distance Love

A Passion for Football

Grant Farred

224 pages
5.5 x 8.25



PB: 978-1-59213-374-1 $28.95 Feb 08
HC: 978-1-59213-373-4 $71.50 Feb 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-375-8 $28.95 Feb 08

1471 reg

The Man in the Dugout

Baseball's Top Managers and How They Got That Way

Leonard Koppett

424 pages
7 x 10



HC: 978-1-56639-745-2 $45.50 Feb 00

2383 reg

Mavericks, Money, and Men

The AFL, Black Players, and the Evolution of Modern Football

Charles K. Ross

216 pages
6 x 9
8 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-1307-9 $20.95 Apr 16
HC: 978-1-4399-1306-2 $85.50 Apr 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1308-6 $20.95 Apr 16

2204 reg

Men's College Athletics and the Politics of Racial Equality

Five Pioneer Stories of Black Manliness, White Citizenship, and American Democracy

Gregory Kaliss

248 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-0857-0 $30.95 Jan 14
HC: 978-1-4399-0856-3 $61.50 Jun 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0858-7 $30.95

2204npb reg

Men's College Athletics and the Politics of Racial Equality

Five Pioneer Stories of Black Manliness, White Citizenship, and American Democracy

Gregory Kaliss

248 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-0857-0 $30.95 Jan 14
HC: 978-1-4399-0856-3 $61.50 Jun 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0858-7 $30.95

1917 reg

The Mogul

Eddie Gottlieb, Philadelphia Sports Legend and Pro Basketball Pioneer

Rich Westcott

320 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 50 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-655-1 $46.50 Apr 08

1486 reg

The Money Pitch

Baseball Free Agency and Salary Arbitration

Roger I. Abrams

240 pages
6 x 9
4 tables, 9 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-774-2 $51.50 May 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0393-3 $51.50 May 00

2233 reg

More Than a Game

Life Lessons from Philadelphia's Sports Community

Edited by Eliot Shorr-Parks

266 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-0-9840429-0-6 $22.95

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Mr. All-Around

The Life of Tom Gola

David Grzybowski

208 pages
6 x 9
30 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1679-7 $27.95 Nov 18
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1681-0 $27.95 Nov 18

1923 reg

Muhammad Ali

The Making of an Icon

Michael Ezra

248 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-59213-662-9 $30.95 Jan 09
HC: 978-1-59213-661-2 $76.50 Jan 09
Ebook: 978-1-59213-663-6 $30.95 Jan 09

1719 reg

Native Sons

Philadelphia Baseball Players Who Made the Major Leagues

Rich Westcott

184 pages
5.5 x 8.25
1 table, 66 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-215-7 $25.95 Oct 03

2313 reg

Never Easy, Never Pretty

A Fan, A City, A Championship Season

Dean Bartoli Smith

224 pages
6 x 9



HC: 978-1-4399-1106-8 $26.50 Aug 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1108-2 $26.50

1830a reg

The New Eagles Encyclopedia

Ray Didinger with Robert S. Lyons

440 pages
8.3125 x 10.875
344 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1211-9 $36.00 Sep 14

1640 reg

New Jack Jocks

Rebels, Race, and the American Athlete

Larry Platt

208 pages
5.5 x 8.25



PB: 978-1-59213-191-4 $26.95 Apr 03
HC: 978-1-56639-954-8 $60.50 Apr 02
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0730-6 $26.95 Apr 02

2245 reg

The NFL

Critical and Cultural Perspectives

Edited by Thomas P Oates, and Zachary Furness

268 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-0958-4 $30.95 Jan 15
HC: 978-1-4399-0957-7 $70.50 Jun 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0959-1 $30.95

2245 reg

The NFL

Critical and Cultural Perspectives

Edited by Thomas P. Oates and Zack Furness

268 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-0958-4 $30.95 Jan 15
HC: 978-1-4399-0957-7 $70.50 Jun 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0959-1 $30.95

1946 reg

On Any Given Sunday

A Life of Bert Bell

Bob Lyons

352 pages
6 x 9
20 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-731-2 $40.50 Nov 09
Ebook: 978-1-59213-733-6 $40.50 Nov 09

1896 reg

One Last Read

The Collected Works of the World's Slowest Sportswriter

Ray Didinger

384 pages
6 x 9
10 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-600-1 $36.50 Aug 07

1899 reg

One Less Car

Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility

Zachary Furness

360 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 9 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-613-1 $29.95 May 10
HC: 978-1-59213-612-4 $76.50 May 10
Ebook: 978-1-59213-614-8 $29.95

2005 reg

Outside the Paint

When Basketball Ruled at the Chinese Playground

Kathleen Yep

216 pages
5.5 x 8.25
1 figs., 19 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-942-2 $26.50
Ebook: 978-1-59213-944-6 $26.50

1622 reg

Palestra Pandemonium

A History of the Big 5

Robert S. Lyons

240 pages
8.375 x 10.875
119 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-991-3 $40.50 Oct 02

2368 reg

The Phenomenology of Dance

Maxine Sheets-Johnstone

180 pages
5.5 x 8.25



PB: 978-1-4399-1262-1 $30.95 Jul 15
HC: 978-1-4399-1261-4 $80.50 Jul 15
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1263-8 $20.95

2456 reg

Phil Jasner "On the Case"

His Best Writing on the Sixers, the Dream Team, and Beyond

Edited by Andy Jasner

264 pages
6 x 9
13 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1494-6 $25.00 Nov 17

1273 reg

Philadelphia's Old Ballparks

Rich Westcott

224 pages
7 x 10
102 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-454-3 $56.50 Jun 96

1166 reg

Phillies '93

An Incredible Season

Rich Westcott

224 pages
7 x 10
50 tables, 104 halftones


PB: 978-1-56639-231-0 $30.95 Mar 94

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The Phillies Reader

Updated Edition

Edited by Richard Orodenker

302 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-59213-398-7 $24.95 Mar 05

2137 reg

The Philly Fan's Code

The 50 Toughest, Craziest, Most Legendary Philadelphia Athletes of the Last 50 Years

Michael Tanier

264 pages
5.5 x 8.25
16 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0599-9 $16.95 Aug 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0600-2 $16.95 Aug 11

1648 reg

Press Box Red

The Story of Lester Rodney, the Communist Who Helped Break the Color Line in American Sports

Irwin Silber

256 pages
6 x 9
11 figs., 16 halftones


PB: 978-1-56639-974-6 $28.95 Aug 03
HC: 978-1-56639-973-9 $75.50 Aug 03

1873 reg

The Redskins Encyclopedia

Mike Richman

432 pages
8.315 x 10.875
200 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-542-4 $46.50 Sep 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-544-8 $46.50 Sep 07

1716 reg

Rookies of the Year

Bob Bloss

224 pages
6 x 9
119 tables, 53 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-165-5 $19.95
HC: 978-1-59213-164-8 $31.50 Apr 05

1916 reg

Silent Gesture

The Autobiography of Tommie Smith

Tommie Smith and David Steele

288 pages
6 x 9
16 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-640-7 $27.95 Apr 08
HC: 978-1-59213-639-1 $71.50 Jan 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-641-4 $27.95 Jan 07

1985 reg

Soccer in a Football World

The Story of America's Forgotten Game

David Wangerin

360 pages
5.25 x 8.5
19 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-885-2 $24.95 Jun 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-886-9 $24.95 Jun 08

1905 reg

The SPHAS

The Life and Times of Basketball's Greatest Jewish Team

Doug Stark

344 pages
6 x 9
75 tables, 36 halftones


HC: 978-1-59213-633-9 $31.50 May 11
Ebook: 978-1-59213-635-3 $31.50 May 11

2131 reg

Sport and Neoliberalism

Politics, Consumption, and Culture

Edited by David L. Andrews, and Michael L. Silk

322 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-4399-0504-3 $39.95 Jul 12
HC: 978-1-4399-0503-6 $91.50 Jul 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0505-0 $39.95

2247 reg

Sportista

Female Fandom in the United States

Andrei S Markovits, and Emily K. Albertson

268 pages
6 x 9
1 figs.


PB: 978-1-4399-0964-5 $30.95
HC: 978-1-4399-0963-8 $86.50
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0965-2 $30.95

1571 reg

Sportsex

Toby Miller

192 pages
6 x 9



PB: 978-1-56639-994-4 $28.95 Aug 02
HC: 978-1-56639-864-0 $29.50 Jun 01
Ebook: 978-1-59213-820-3 $28.95 Jun 01

2194 reg

The Steelers Encyclopedia

Chuck Finder

360 pages
8.3125 x 10.875
302 tables, 209 halftones


PB: 978-1-4399-0833-4 $
HC: 978-1-4399-0832-7 $36.00 Sep 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0834-1 $

2434 reg

Suicide Squeeze

Taylor Hooton, Rob Garibaldi, and the Fight against Teenage Steroid Abuse

William C. Kashatus

256 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 35 halftones


HC: 978-1-4399-1438-0 $35.00 Jan 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1440-3 $35.00 Jan 17

1818 reg

Veterans Stadium

Field of Memories

Rich Westcott

232 pages
7 x 10



HC: 978-1-59213-428-1 $36.50 Sep 05

1836 reg

Wheelchair Warrior

Gangs, Disability and Basketball

Ronald J. Berger and Melvin Juette

192 pages

10 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-475-5 $24.95
HC: 978-1-59213-474-8 $61.50 Feb 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-476-2 $24.95

1836 reg

Wheelchair Warrior

Gangs, Disability and Basketball

Ronald J. Berger and Melvin Juette

192 pages
5.5 x 8.25
10 halftones


PB: 978-1-59213-475-5 $24.95
HC: 978-1-59213-474-8 $61.50 Feb 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-476-2 $24.95

1269 reg

The Whiz Kids and the 1950 Pennant

Robin Roberts and C. Paul Rogers

390 pages
6 x 9
83 halftones


PB: 978-1-56639-790-2 $25.95 Mar 96
HC: 978-1-56639-466-6 $67.50 Mar 96

2412 reg

Will Big League Baseball Survive?

Globalization, the End of Television, Youth Sports, and the Future of Major League Baseball

Lincoln A. Mitchell

234 pages
5.5 x 8.25
2 tables


PB: 978-1-4399-1379-6 $24.95 Oct 16
HC: 978-1-4399-1378-9 $94.50 Oct 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1380-2 $24.95 Oct 16

1632 reg

Winningest Pitchers

Baseball's 300-Game Winners

Rich Westcott

216 pages
5.5 x 8.25
22 tables, 37 halftones


PB: 978-1-56639-949-4 $23.95 May 02

1378 reg

The Yankees

An Illustrated History

George Sullivan and John Powers

467 pages
8.5 x 11
480 halftones


HC: 978-1-56639-553-3 $51.50 Jun 97