Jewish Jocks: An Unorthodox Hall of Fame

by Franklin Foer

Other authorsMarc Tracy (Editor)
Paperback, 2012

Status

Available

Call number

796.0899 FOE

Publication

Twelve (2012), Edition: 0, Hardcover, 304 pages

Description

With contributions from celebrated Jewish writers including David Remnick, Jonathan Safran Foer, and Dahlia Lithwick, provides an overview of the most influential Jewish figures in sports, from Howard Cosell to Sandy Koufax.

Barcode

4481

Language

User reviews

LibraryThing member bostonian71
An idiosyncratic collection of essays, most rather short, and several don't fit the classic definition of either Jew or Jock. But the book did grow on me, even if I still don't think a competitive eater belongs among the sportsmen and sportswomen.

ISBN

1455516139 / 9781455516131
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