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Jerry West

The Life and Legend of a Basketball Icon

When in 1969 the NBA sought an emblem for the league, one man was chosen above all as the icon of...

West by West

My Charmed, Tormented Life


He is one of basketball's towering figures: "Mr. Clutch," who mesmerized his opponents and fans. The...

Shoot Like the Pros

The Road to a Successful Shooting Technique

Triumph Books (2011)

Shooting is the most important fundamental skill in basketball, but despite being the skill players...


Larger Than Life

Triumph Books (2004)

A capturing of basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain's personality and thoughts—known by relatively few...

The Bloody South Carolina Election of 1876

Wade Hampton III, the Red Shirt Campaign for Governor and the End of Reconstruction

For more than 10 years after the close of the Civil War, South Carolina experienced unrest,...

Madmen's Ball

The Continuing Saga of Kobe, Phil, and the Los Angeles Lakers

Triumph Books (2008)

In this revised and expanded edition, Los Angeles Times writer Mark Heisler investigates the...

Facing Kobe Bryant

Players, Coaches, and Broadcasters Recall the Greatest Basketball Player of His Generation


When he entered the NBA in 1996 as a high-school star from Lower Merion, Pennsylvania, Kobe Bryant...


Duval Street, the pulsing heart of historic Key West, is one of the most legendary avenues in the...


Many recreational hikers have stopped along the trail to admire a wildflower only to wonder what,...

Global Interests

Renaissance Art Between East and West


In this radical and wide-ranging reassessment of Renaissance art, Lisa Jardine and Jerry Brotton...