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e-Book Sizzling Chops and Devilish Spins download

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by Jerome Charyn

ISBN: 0285636375
ISBN13: 978-0285636378
Language: English
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd (April 30, 2002)
Pages: 158
Subategory: Sport

ePub size: 1960 kb
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Rating: 4.4
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Jerome Charyn is a good writer and also a table tennis lover.

Jerome Charyn is a good writer and also a table tennis lover. He writes about the sport with many colorful analogies and clever expressions, sometimes using French without translating it. For me, it got a bit tiring, but it could be enjoyable if you like his creative writing style. Much of the book is rehashing of the stuff in Marty Reisman's "The Money Player" and Tim Boggan's books. This book only talks about older famous people who used to play ping pong. This book is not instructional AT ALL.

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Noted novelist Don DeLillo called Charyn's book on table tennis, Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, "The Sun Also . Charyn lives in New York City. He's currently working with artists Asaf and Tomer Hanuka on an animated television series based on his Isaac Sidel crime novels.

Noted novelist Don DeLillo called Charyn's book on table tennis, Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, "The Sun Also Rises of ping-pong. Charyn's most recent novel, Jerzy, was described by The New Yorker as a "fictional fantasia" about the life of Jerzy Kosinski, the controversial author of The Painted Bird. Books by Jerome Charyn

Sizzling Chops and Devilish Spins. But the best part of the book is the delightful writing of Jerome Charyn. His sentences are so interesting and evocative that I couldn't stop reading it once I began.

Sizzling Chops and Devilish Spins.

Jerome Charyn (born May 13, 1937) is an American author. Novelist Don DeLillo called Charyn's book on table tennis, Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, "The Sun Also Rises of ping-pong.

Jerome Charyn (born May 13, 1937) is an American author Michael Chabon calls him "one of the most important writers in American literature. New York Newsday hailed Charyn as "a contemporary American Balzac," and the Los Angeles Times described him as "absolutely unique among American writers. Charyn lives in Paris and New York City.

Jerome Charyn was born in the Bronx in 1937, and is the author of more than thirty books, including Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, Metropolis: New York as Myth, Marketplace And Magical Land and The Black Swan

Jerome Charyn was born in the Bronx in 1937, and is the author of more than thirty books, including Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, Metropolis: New York as Myth, Marketplace And Magical Land and The Black Swan. He has lived in Barcelona, Houston, Austin and San Francisco and now divides his time between New York and Paris, where he teaches film theory at the American University and writes regularly for Cahiers du Cinema.

Ping-pong, played around the world by over 250 million people, cast a hypnotic spell on Jerome Charyn's childhood imagination. Sizzling Chops and Devilish Spins portrays the great pongistes and includes photos and interviews with table tennis legends Marty "The Needle" Reisman and Dick Miles.

Product Category : Books. List Price (MSRP) : 1. 9. Additional Product Features. Place of Publication. Ball Games: Court & Indoor. Pages : 158. Publication Date : 2002-04-30.

Jerome Charyn, American writer. Ping-pong, played around the world by over 250 million people, cast a hypnotic spell on Jerome Charyn's childhood imagination. Recipient Commander des Arts et des Lettres France Government, 2002; Guggenheim fellowship, 1982. From ping-pong detente in China to the underground bars of New York City, Charyn details the sport's history while capturing the intellect, excitement, and anarchic spirit of ping-pong's golden age.

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