Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy

Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy
Author : Michael Gavin
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Total Pages : 164
Release : 2012-12-06
ISBN 10 : 9780810887015
ISBN 13 : 0810887010
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy Book Description:

In Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy: From Kennedy to Katrina, Michael Gavin explores how columnists have written about sports’ role in the national recovery from specific tragedies. Beginning with John F. Kennedy’s assassination and including subsequent national tragedies such as 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina, this book is a unique and perceptive look through the eyes of the sports world at how a nation responds to tragedy.


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