The Fix Is In

The Fix Is In

by Brian Tuohy
     
 

Skeptical fan Brian Tuohy believes that the hugely profitable sports leagues have covered up the truth behind their operations, that professional sports are not all about fair play but sometimes corrupt interactions with mass media and players in the sports machine.Author Tuohy backs these charges with an explicitly-cited history of backroom dealings in football,…  See more details below

Overview

Skeptical fan Brian Tuohy believes that the hugely profitable sports leagues have covered up the truth behind their operations, that professional sports are not all about fair play but sometimes corrupt interactions with mass media and players in the sports machine.Author Tuohy backs these charges with an explicitly-cited history of backroom dealings in football, baseball, basketball, hockey and car racing.The Fix Is In provides the shadow history of the sports world, and the way it interacts with media and gambling operations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781458724922
Publisher:
ReadHowYouWant
Publication date:
10/06/2010
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
582
Sales rank:
1,155,349
Product dimensions:
1.18(w) x 10.00(h) x 7.00(d)

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