Syracuse University Press
TwitterFacebookBlogSyracuse University Press You Tube ChannelHomeContactMediaAwardsGivingNewsletter

New Books Fall 2017 Spring 2017 Seasonal Catalog Archive Books by Subject Awards Course Adoption Exam Copies Desk Copies Books by Title Books by Author Author Guidelines Order Information Domestic Orders International Orders Sales Representatives Request Reprint Permissions Contact us Media About the Press Giving Joing mailing list




Legends Never Die
Athletes and their Afterlives in Modern America

Richard Ian Kimball

Hardcover $55.00s    |    978-0-8156-3506-2    |    2017

Paper $19.95    |    978-0-8156-1086-1    |    2017

ebook 978-0-8156-5405-6

A pioneering look at the myths and collective memories that surround athletes who die young.

"This is a fascinating and engaging study with relevance to the fields of sport studies, history, and American studies. . . . It will have great potential to attract a broader readership as well given its popular subject matter and readability."—Travis Vogan, author of Keepers of the Flame: NFL Films and the Rise of Sports Media

  Legends Never Die

  Richard Ian Kimball is associate professor of history at Brigham Young University. He is the author of Sports in Zion: Mormon Recreation, 1890–1940.

Book Description »

View other series books on Sports and Entertainment.

6 x 9, 216 pages, 11 b/w illustrations, notes, bibliography, index

Syracuse University Press
621 Skytop Road Suite 110 Syracuse NY 13244 phone 315-443-5534 fax 315-443-5545
Download our Latest Catalogs, PDFs
  Arrows Spring 2017 Arrows Middle East Studies
  Arrows Fall 2016 Arrows New York State
  Arrows Irish Studies Arrows Native American Studies
home   new books   books by subject   seasonal catalog archive   fall 2015 newsletter   awards   books in print   facebook   twitter   blog   exam copies   desk copies   author guidelines   domestic orders   international orders   sales reps   requesting reprint permissions   contact us   media   giving   resources   mailing list   about   sitemap
Copyright 1999-2017 Syracuse University Press. All rights reserved.                  web design syracuse: customwebhelp