Hardcover
      ISBN 978-0-393-08017-9

Mark Ribowsky (Author)


Howard Cosell

The Man, the Myth, and the Transformation of American Sports

 

    INTRODUCTION: A GIFTED ONE

    Part One: Black and White (1918-1964)
        1: "Insecurities in You That Live Forever"
        2: An Obvious Maverick
        3: Being There
        4: Momentary Moments of Chagrin
        5: "Let Go of the Mike, Cassius"
        6: "Bedlam, Chaos, Confusion"

    Part Two: Living Color (1964-1976)
        7: An Electronic First
        8: A Moral Imperative
        9: A Stygian Burden
        10: "That Son of a Bitch Is Drunk!"
        11: Listing Toward Babylon
        12: Munich
        13: A Big Property
        14: "Down Goes Fray-Zhuh! Down Goes Fray-Zhuh! Down Goes Fray-Zhuh!"
        15: "Things Began to Turn Sour"

    Part Three: Turn Out the Lights (1976-1995)
        16: An Unholy Mess
        17: "A Sad Way to End"
        18: Ebb Tide
        19: Requiem for a Heavyweight

    ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

    NOTES

    SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

    INDEX