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The Resource Sporting lives : metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies, James W. Pipkin, (electronic resource)

Sporting lives : metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies, James W. Pipkin, (electronic resource)

Label
Sporting lives : metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies
Title
Sporting lives
Title remainder
metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies
Statement of responsibility
James W. Pipkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Examines autobiographies by athletes such as Wilt Chamberlain, Babe Ruth, Martina Navratilova, and Dennis Rodman, and analyzes common themes and recurring patterns in the accounts of their lives and sporting experiences"--Provided by publisher
  • "Examines autobiographies by athletes such as Wilt Chamberlain, Babe Ruth, Martina Navratilova, and Dennis Rodman, and analyzes common themes and recurring patterns in the accounts of their lives and sporting experiences"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pipkin, James W.
Dewey number
  • 796.092/273
  • B
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
P475 2008
Series statement
Sports and American culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Autobiographies
  • Sports
Label
Sporting lives : metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies, James W. Pipkin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-155) and index
Contents
  • "The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
  • "The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000250096
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826217790
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000250096
Label
Sporting lives : metaphor and myth in American sports autobiographies, James W. Pipkin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-155) and index
Contents
  • "The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
  • "The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000250096
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826217790
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000250096

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