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Gary M. Pomerantz
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GARY M. POMERANTZ is an author and journalist and serves as a visiting lecturer in the Department of Communication at Stanford University. His first book, Where Peachtree Meets Sweet Auburn, was named a 1996 Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times. He also earned acclaim for Nine Minutes, Twenty Seconds and Wilt, 1962. A graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, Pomerantz lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and their three children.

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The Devil's Tickets
A Vengeful Wife, a Fatal Hand, and a New American Age
Written by Gary M. Pomerantz


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $15.00

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The Devil's Tickets
A Night of Bridge, a Fatal Hand, and a New American Age
Written by Gary M. Pomerantz


Format: eBook
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Wilt, 1962
The Night of 100 Points and the Dawn of a New Era
Written by Gary M. Pomerantz


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: February 28, 2006
Price: $16.00

On the night of March 2, 1962, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, right up the street from the chocolate factory, Wilt Chamberlain, a young and striking athlete celebrated as the Big Dipper, scored one hundred points in a game against the New York Knickerbockers.

As historic and revolutionary as the achievement was, it remains... Read more >

Wilt, 1962
The Night of 100 Points and the Dawn of a New Era
Written by Gary M. Pomerantz


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: June 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

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