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The Resource String theory : David Foster Wallace on tennis, introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan

String theory : David Foster Wallace on tennis, introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan

Label
String theory : David Foster Wallace on tennis
Title
String theory
Title remainder
David Foster Wallace on tennis
Statement of responsibility
introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Collects essays about tennis in which the author challenges the sports memoir genre, profiles two of the world's greatest players, and shares his own experiences in his youth as a regionally ranked tennis player
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wallace, David Foster
Dewey number
796.342
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sullivan, John Jeremiah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tennis literature
  • Tennis
Label
String theory : David Foster Wallace on tennis, introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Library of America special publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Derivative sport in tornado alley -- How Tracy Austin broke my heart -- Tennis player Michael Joyce's professional artistry as a paradigm of certain stuff about choice, freedom, limitation, joy, grotesquerie, and human completeness -- Democracy and commerce at the U.S. Open -- Federer both flesh and not
Control code
ocn926062158
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 138 pages
Isbn
9781598534801
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015951697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o926062158
  • (OCoLC)926062158
Label
String theory : David Foster Wallace on tennis, introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Library of America special publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Derivative sport in tornado alley -- How Tracy Austin broke my heart -- Tennis player Michael Joyce's professional artistry as a paradigm of certain stuff about choice, freedom, limitation, joy, grotesquerie, and human completeness -- Democracy and commerce at the U.S. Open -- Federer both flesh and not
Control code
ocn926062158
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 138 pages
Isbn
9781598534801
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015951697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o926062158
  • (OCoLC)926062158

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