Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy: From Kennedy to Katrina
Page count: 164 pages
File size: 2.4 MB
In Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy: From Kennedy to Katrina, Michael Gavin explores how columnists have written about sports’ role in the national recovery from specific tragedies. Beginning with John F. Kennedy’s assassination and including subsequent national tragedies such as 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina, this book is a unique and perceptive look through the eyes of the sports world at how a nation responds to tragedy.