Dyer, author of the bestselling qHustler Days, q which recounts the rise of pool during the 1960s, writes of the acrid, but mutually beneficial rivalry between two of the sports legendary figures, and how the televised shoot-outs came to embody that rivalry.Through the 1920s, the Great Depression, and the resurgent 1960s, R.A. Dyer follows the lives of both men and tells the story of Americaas conflicted love affair with the sport of rogues.
|Title||:||The Hustler and the Champ|
|Author||:||R. A. Dyer|
|Publisher||:||Globe Pequot - 2007-10-01|