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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.

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

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