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Home and away : memoir of a fan

Author: Scott Simon
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A devout sports fan and NPR commentator discusses the influence of sports and larger-than-life sports figures on his life.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Simon, Scott.
Home and away.
New York : Hyperion, ©2000
(OCoLC)606316267
Named Person: Scott Simon; Scott Simon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Simon
ISBN: 078686415X 9780786864157 0786886528 9780786886524
OCLC Number: 42476701
Description: x, 364 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Sputnik by the bay --
I'm a fan --
Don't knock the rock --
Cubbie love --
Bear down: Papa Bear, the Comet, and Pic --
Blue flu: the summer of 1969 --
The death of the machine and da birth of da Bears --
From father to son --
to stepfather --
War and remembrance of the Bulls --
The interregnum --
Champions of the world --
The last dance --
The last shot --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Scott Simon.
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A devout sports fan and NPR commentator discusses the influence of sports and larger-than-life sports figures on his life.

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