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Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig Lou Gehrig Was A Baseball Legend The Iron Horse, The Stoic New York Yankee Who Was The Greatest First Baseman In History, A Man Whose Consecutive Games Streak Was Ended By A Horrible Disease That Now Bears His Name But As This Definitive New Biography Makes Clear, Gehrig S Life Wascomplicated And, Perhaps, Evenheroic Than Anyone Really Knew Drawing On New Interviews Andthan Two Hundred Pages Of Previously Unpublished Letters To And From Gehrig, Luckiest Man Gives Us An Intimate Portrait Of The Man Who Became An American Hero His Life As A Shy And Awkward Youth Growing Up In New York City, His Unlikely Friendship With Babe Ruth A Friendship That Allegedly Ended Over Rumors That Ruth Had Had An Affair With Gehrig S Wife , And His Stellar Career With The Yankees, Where His Consecutive Games Streak Stood Forthan Half A Century What Was Not Previously Known, However, Is That Symptoms Of Gehrig S Affliction Began Appearing In , Earlier Than Is Commonly Acknowledged Later, Aware That He Was Dying, Gehrig Exhibited A Perseverance That Was Truly Inspiring He Lived The Last Two Years Of His Short Life With The Same Grace And Dignity With Which He Gave His Now Famous Luckiest Man Speech Meticulously Researched And Elegantly Written, Jonathan Eig S Luckiest Man Shows Us One Of The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time As We Ve Never Seen Him Before


About the Author: Jonathan Eig

Jonathan Eig is the New York Times best selling author of five books, including his most recent, Ali A Life His other books are Luckiest Man The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig Opening Day The Story of Jackie Robinson s First Season Get Capone and, most recently, The Birth of the Pill How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution He is currently working on a biography of Muhammad Ali.Ken Burns calls Jonathan Eig a master storyteller Eig s books have been listed among the best books of the year by The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Sports Illustrated, and Slate.com.Eig is a former senior writer for The Wall Street Journal He lives in Chicago with his wife and children Forinformation, go to wwww.jonathaneig.com.



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