American icon : the fall of Roger Clemens and the rise of steroids in America's pastime /

The "New York Daily News" Sports Investigative Team offers more than just the story of the rise and fall of seasoned pitcher Roger Clemens. It also provides a "definitive book on "corruption and the steroids era in Major League Baseball.-- Publisher info.

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Bibliographic Details
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint:New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Description:x, 454 p. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Clemens, Roger.
Clemens, Roger.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.
Athletes -- Drug use -- United States.
Steroid abuse -- United States.
Doping in sports -- History.
Doping in sports -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Governmental investigations -- United States -- History.
Athletes -- Drug use.
Baseball players.
Doping in sports.
Doping in sports -- Law and legislation.
Governmental investigations.
Steroid abuse.
United States.
Biography.
History.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7779914
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Varying Form of Title:Fall of Roger Clemens and the rise of steroids in America's pastime
Other authors / contributors:Thompson, Teri.
Vinton, Nathaniel
O'Keefe, Michael
Red, Christian
ISBN:9780307271808
0307271803
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [429]-438) and index.
Summary:The "New York Daily News" Sports Investigative Team offers more than just the story of the rise and fall of seasoned pitcher Roger Clemens. It also provides a "definitive book on "corruption and the steroids era in Major League Baseball.-- Publisher info.