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Sports, Books and the Fate of Civilization

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Sports, Books and the Fate of Civilization

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Sports, Books and the Fate of Civilization

Sports, Books and the Fate of Civilization

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Sports fans have an astounding array of opportunities to watch, attend and participate in the games they love. Commentator Frank Deford speculates how that relates to a recent survey that shows Americans' reading habits are slipping.