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Chasing The Bear: How Bear Bryant and Nick Saban Made Alabama The Greatest College Football Program of All Time Lars Anderson

CHASING THE BEAR is about the two greatest coaches in college football history: Nick Saban and Bear...

The Mannings: The Fall and Rise of a Football Family Lars Anderson

THE MANNINGS: THE FALL AND RISE OF A FOOTBALL FAMILY is about the first family of quarterbacks, but is not just a football book. Every sports fan with a heartbeat will immediately recognize the names Archie, Peyton and Eli. Like Cher, Michael, Babe and a handful of others, these super-stars don't need a last name. Lars...

The Storm and the Tide: Tragedy ,Hope and Triumph in Tuscaloosa Lars Anderson

THE STORM AND THE TIDE: TRAGEDY, HOPE, AND TRIUMPH IN TUSCALOOSA is a moving account of how a shared tragedy inspired a college football dynasty to take action. A tornado's devastating path of death and destruction was endured and overcome in a heartfelt crusade to rebuild. This book is about the resurgence of a town...

What's Wrong With US? Bruce Arena

WHAT'S WRONG WITH US? is an examination of the successes and failures of soccer in the United States by an expert on the subject. Drawing from observations over his decades of playing and coaching soccer in the United States, both domestically and on the national stage, Bruce Arena gives a knowledgable take on why...

Lords of the Fly: Madness, Obsession, and the Hunt for the World Record Tarpon Monte Burke

LORDS OF THE FLY: MADNESS, OBSESSION AND THE HUNT FOR THE WORLD RECORD TARPON is a captivating glimpse into the wild world of competitive fishing. In the late 70s and early 80s, dozens of the world's best anglers converged on the small Florida town of Homosassa to land world record-breaking tarpons. Featuring some of...

Saban: The Making of a Coach Monte Burke

SABAN: THE MAKING OF A COACH is a remarkable inside look at the greatest football coach in college history. Monte Burke was a tireless researcher and also relied on his one on one time with Coach Saban. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for...

Seven Days in Augusta: Behind the Scenes at the Masters Mark Cannizzaro
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One Tough Out: Fighting Off Life's Curveballs Rod Carew

ONE TOUGH OUT is the story of Rod Carew, Hall of Fame hitter and member of the 3,000 hit club, but also of Rod Carew, the man, and the often difficult obstacles he has had to overcome, including poverty and abuse before he became a big league player, as well as bigotry, the death of his youngest daughter, and heart...

The League of Outsider Baseball Gary Cieradkowski

THE LEAGUE OF OUTSIDER BASEBALL: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF BASEBALL'S FORGOTTEN HEROES shines a light into the dark corners of baseball history. This treasure brings to life moments from Roberto Clemente's minor league days, as well as insights into the careers of Ty Cobb, Jackie Robinson and Willie Mays before they...

My Losing Season Pat Conroy

MY LOSING SEASON covers Pat's time as captain of the Citadel basketball team and the effects their brutal coach had on all the players.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy on the title page at the store.   It is a new, unread hardback edition opened only for signing....