The Rumble in the Jungle

By Lewis A. Erenberg

The Rumble in the Jungle

This analysis of the monumental 1974 boxing match offers no new insights for readers.

Swing Kings: The Inside Story of Baseball’s Home Run Revolution

Chronicling the rise of the Moneyball Generation.

Why We Swim

By Bonnie Tsui

Why We Swim

An entertaining look at humans’ affinity for moving through water.

Faster: How a Jewish Driver, an American Heiress, and a Legendary Car Beat Hitler’s Best

This accounting of an iconic 1938 race recaps every twist and turn, for better or worse.

The Capital of Basketball: A History of DC Area High School Hoops

By John McNamara, with Andrea Chamblee and David Elfin

The Capital of Basketball: A History of DC Area High School Hoops

This thoroughly researched work illustrates how much the sport owes the city.

The Big Fella

By Jane Leavy

The Big Fella

A larger-than-life portrait of a larger-than-life figure.

Canyon Dreams: A Basketball Season on the Navajo Nation

Playing hard for a ticket off the Rez.

The Rumble in the Jungle: Muhammad Ali & George Foreman on the Global Stage

This analysis of the monumental 1974 boxing match offers no new insights for readers.