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Miscellaneous coverage
The New York Times, by Susan Hodara
Selected Radio Commentaries and Interviews
Sporting Witness: Jim Thorpe - American Indian Legend
American Public Media's MARKETPLACE 5/30/2005
The definitive biography of American Indian Jim Thorpe (1887-1953), arguably the greatest all-around athlete the United States has ever seen. Knopf Oct. 26, 2010.
"A splendid biography."-- Molly Haskell, NY Times, Editors' Choice. A Best Book of 2000: NY Times, Washington Post, LA Times, SF Chronicle, and others. Da Capo paperback, 2001, NYTimes Editors' Choice. U.K. hardcover and paperback edition: Aurum Press; additional Aurum paperback edition, 2008.
Selected & Miscellaneous Articles by me
"History Now," online quarterly journal of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, Issue 21, March 2010.

"Freddie Goodhart: A Thread in the History of Bluegrass"

"Walk into Freddie Goodhart's Second Hand Shop in downtown Lexington, Virginia, and you'll always find items floor-to-ceiling for sale, a couple of Rockbridge County bluegrass musicians listening to vinyl LPs, and proprietor Goodhart, a mandolin and banjo player and bluegrass fan since the 1940s. If you assume the man -- lean, youthful-looking, seventy-something -- is just another local good old boy, you would be wrong . . ."

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