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Sports Illustrated

Full Name: Sports Illustrated
Number of Works: 90
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ISBN: 1933821817, 9781933821818
Keywords: writing, baseball, illustrated, sports
Pages: 560
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

hen Sports Illustrated was launched in 1954, baseball was, indisputably, the national pastime, its stars America's epic heroes, its rivalries the era's mythology. As baseball's fortunes rose and fell over the next 50 years-and then rose again to new heights, drawing more than 65 million fans to ballparks in 2004-the game never failed to produce great drama and inspired storytelling. This collection is a virtual Hall of Fame from the pages of SI, bringing together the stories of baseball's greatest heroes (Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Sandy Koufax) and villains (Ty Cobb, Pete Rose, Denny McLain
ISBN: 1932273492, 9781932273496
Keywords: book, anniversary, years, illustrated, sports
Pages: 308
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%

Since its first issue in 1954, Sports Illustrated has revolutionized sports journalism and sports photography. Sports Illustrated 50th Anniversary Book: 1954-2004 features 288 pages of the stunning photos and great writing that have made SI the world's premier sports magazine. A keepsake volume that's a keeper.