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    DescriptionFrom Mark Fainaru-Wada, the co-author of the controversial bestseller 'Game of Shadows', and Pulitzer Prize winner Steve Fainaru, comes a deep and probing look at brain injury and American football.


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    Title
    League of Denial
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mark Fainaru-Wada, By (author) Steve Fainaru
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 157 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 658 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780770437541
    ISBN 10: 0770437540
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16960
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T15.1
    BIC E4L: SPO
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 760
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Libri: I-SR
    BIC subject category V2: WSJS
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: SR
    BISAC V2.8: SPO066000, SPO015000
    B&T Approval Code: A09302040, G65903600
    BIC subject category V2: 1KBB
    BISAC V2.8: MED084000
    BIC subject category V2: MBS
    BISAC region code: 4.0.1.0.0.0.0
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC23: 796.332
    DC22: 617.10276332
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 617.1/027633264
    LC classification: RC1220.F6 F37 2013
    BISAC V2.8: SPO075000
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/DIXNAS
    Thema V1.0: JHBS, SFBD, MBS, MKW
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1KBB
    Edition
    1
    Edition statement
    New.
    Illustrations note
    1 8-PAGE INSERT
    Publisher
    Random House USA Inc
    Imprint name
    Crown Business
    Publication date
    17 October 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Mark Fainaru-Wada is an investigative reporter for ESPN. With his colleague Lance Williams, he co-authored the New York Times best-seller "Game of Shadows -- Barry Bonds, BALCO and the Steroids Scandal That Rocked Professional Sports." He lives in Petaluma, California, with his wife Nicole, son Max and daughter Ella. Steve Fainaru is an investigative reporter for ESPN. While covering the Iraq war for the "Washington Pos"t, he received the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting for his investigation into the U.S. military's reliance on private security contractors. He lives in Berkeley, California, with his wife Maureen Fan, and son Will.
    Review quote
    "Journalistically bruising." "-- Peter King ""It is meticulously researched, artfully structured, engaging and well written... this is an informative, intriguing and sobering book about power and control. I recommend it strongly." - Nate Jackson, "The Washington Post " "Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru's book 'League of Denial' should be required reading in secondary schools for all athletes. Those of us outside the lines will be wiser, as well, for having invested just a few hours to read it."" - Tim Cowlishaw, Dallas Morning News ""Meticulously documented and endlessly chilling." - "The New York Times ""'League of Denial' may turn out to be the most influential sports-related book of our time."" -The Boston Globe, Best Sports Books of 2013"