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The Best of Frank Deford

(2000)
I'm Just Getting Started...
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Whether Frank Deford is the voice you hear on National Public Radio's Morning Edition or the name you see in the Newsweek byline, you are sure to be highly entertained with the irreverent musings of this much-acclaimed sports mind. Deford possesses a witty and poignant take on the world of athletics that has earned him a wealth of fans, from the most ardent sports enthusiast to the greenest novice. In this best of the best compilation, Deford creates insightful, richly, drawn yarns on the human drama and the occasional high comedy of athletic competition. The Best of Frank Deford relates not only the specific and the spectacular events that make up great sports writing, but reflects through sports the larger world of American culture. This is a grand collection of his most vivid caricatures, colorful anecdotes, and out-of-left-field observations on the often humbling and humorous nature of sport. The Best of Frank Deford is a treasure of Deford's best writing and will make an instant fan of any reader.

 
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Hardback Editions

April 2000 : USA Hardback
Title: The Best of Frank Deford: I'm Just Getting Started...
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-57243-360-4 / 978-1-57243-360-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Triumph Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

September 2001 : USA Paperback
Title: The Best of Frank Deford: I'm Just Getting Started...
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-57243-436-8 / 978-1-57243-436-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Triumph Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

September 2001 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Best of Frank Deford: I'm Just Getting Started...
Author(s): Frank Deford
Publisher: Triumph Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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