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Tricksters in the Madhouse

Lakers vs. Globetrotters, 1948

by John Christgau

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Bison Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Basketball,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • USA,
  • Basketball - Professional,
  • History,
  • Sports & Recreation / Basketball,
  • Basketball - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9415395M
    ISBN 100803215991
    ISBN 109780803215993
    OCLC/WorldCa154690138

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Electronic books History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Christgau, John. Tricksters in the Madhouse. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: John Christgau.

"I thought, 'This guy's nuts,' " said Christgau, whose book "Tricksters in the Madhouse" is about the game. " 'The Globetrotters, they're clowns, they're comedians'. Tricksters in the Madhouse: Lakers vs. Globetrotters, Bison Books. ISBN Christgau, John (). The Gambler and the Bug Boy: Los Angeles and the Untold Story of a Horse Racing Fix.

University of Nebraska Press. ISBN Christgau, John (April ).Born: FebruCrookston, Minnesota, U.S. Trickster Makes This World: Mischief, Myth and Art. by Lewis Hyde. pp, Canongate, £ Near the end of this intriguing book, Lewis Hyde tells a story about one of the artists who epitomise Author: David Lan.

John Christgau (–), was an English instructor and lecturer, and is the author of many books, including The Gambler and the Bug Boy: Los Angeles and the Untold Story of a Horse Racing Fix (Nebraska ) and Tricksters in the Madhouse: Lakers vs. Globetrotters,available in a Bison Books .John’s short stories, articles, and humor have appeared in national and international periodicals.

His books have been the focus of extensive press coverage, including the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, and the New York Review of Books.

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