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Into the story : a writer's journey through life, politics, sports and loss

Author: David Maraniss
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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INTO THE STORY is the first collection of the work of David Maraniss, one of the most honored and versatile writers of his generation. The thirty-two stories here cover a rich array of topics, ranging from seminal moments in modern history to intimate personal reflections, each piece illuminated by the author's deep reporting and singular sensibility.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2009042338
(OCoLC)351316357
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Maraniss
ISBN: 9781439167526 1439167524
OCLC Number: 892933443
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 06, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Introduction: Common Sense and Sensibility; Part I RIPPED APART AND SEWN TOGETHER; 1 A Bus Named Desire; 2 Losing Wendy; 3 The Sensations of Jim; 4 Connections; 5 September 11, 2001; 6 "The Desk I Chose to Die Under"; Part II POLITICAL LIVES; 7 Dreams from His Mother; 8 January 20, 2009; 9 Where Clinton's Coming From; 10 The Great Escape; 11 "Nice Tie"; 12 Al Gore's Sting; 13 Jackson and King; 14 The World According to Edwin Edwards; 15 Back Home in Indiana; 16 City of Presidents; 17 Just Jack and Jackie; Part III SPORTING PASSIONS 18 Ritual19 When Football Mattered; 20 Ice; 21 The Passion of Clemente; 22 Out of the Sea; 23 One Guy; 24 Diamond in the Rough; 25 When Worlds Collided; 26 Still the Greatest; Part IV THE ARC TOWARD HOME; 27 Alamo Flags; 28 Roadside Distraction; 29 Dad and Ron Santo; 30 Uncle Phil's Brain; 31 The Sweet Long Days; 32 Crossing the Water; Acknowledgments
Responsibility: David Maraniss.

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INTO THE STORY is the first collection of the work of David Maraniss, one of the most honored and versatile writers of his generation. The thirty-two stories here cover a rich array of topics, ranging from seminal moments in modern history to intimate personal reflections, each piece illuminated by the author's deep reporting and singular sensibility.

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