Luckiest Man (Paperback)
The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig
Simon & Schuster, 9780743268936, 420pp.
Publication Date: April 3, 2006
Praise For Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig…
"Luckiest Man is a first-class biography, thoroughly researched and nimbly written....If Gehrig's 'luckiest man' speech offered fans a glimpse into his character, Eig's Luckiest Man pushes the door wide open."
-- Bill Syken, Sports Illustrated
"A wonderful book."
-- Cal Ripken Jr.
"Luckiest Man is now the definitive life of Gehrig."
-- Henry Kisor, Chicago Sun-Times
"Luckiest Man stands in the first rank of sports biographies."
-- Kevin Baker, The New York Times Book Review