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The Tao of Sports

The Tao of Sports

by Bob Mitchell, Robert L. Mitchell
     
 

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Sports today seems all to often to be poisoned by greed, incivility, and violence. Part philosophy, part poetry, part common sense, The Tao Of Sports is a spiritual roadmap to self-discovery and to understanding the great paradoxes of sports, athletics, and the Game: defeat and joy, struggle and serenity, anarchy and peace, fear and confidence. Witty,

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Sports today seems all to often to be poisoned by greed, incivility, and violence. Part philosophy, part poetry, part common sense, The Tao Of Sports is a spiritual roadmap to self-discovery and to understanding the great paradoxes of sports, athletics, and the Game: defeat and joy, struggle and serenity, anarchy and peace, fear and confidence. Witty, passionate, and thoughtful, The Tao Of Sports is a Zen guide, a coaching manual, an athlete's playbook, and a very engaging, informative reading for any fan who ever rooted for a player or a team.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781883319564
Publisher:
North Atlantic Books
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)

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Meet the Author

Bob Mitchell is passionate about sports, both as a spectator and participant, and has followed all major and minor league sports since 1951, lettered in three sports at Williams College (soccer, squash, tennis), and has taught tennis professionally. He lives in Sonoma, California with his dog, Maglie.

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