The Doakers Story

The Doakers Story The Doaker S Story Charts The Career Of Billy Doakes From Champion Schoolboy Athlete To TV News Reporter And His Destruction By The Cynical Forces Of The Sports Media Establishment He S A Tragic Hero Of Our Times The Story Of William T Doakes Is Told From The Point Of View Of His Friend And Confidant, Mark Simons, A Videographer Who Has Followed The Doaker Through His Transition From Athlete To Reporter As The Drama Unfolds, Simons Unwittingly Becomes The Chronicler Of The Events That Haunt The Doaker In A Final Quest For Justice It Is A Pursuit Which Gets Trampled By An Industry Whose Need For Celebrity Competitors Violates His Sense Of Self Author Neil Isaacs Is Professor Of English Emeritus At The University Of Maryland, College Park And A Retired Therapist Besides Two Prior Novels, His Books Include Clinical Studies Pathological Gambling, Couples Counseling , Sports History And Analysis, Cultural Studies, And Literary Studies. William T Doakes, aka the Doaker is a sports phenom, who chooses journalism over sports He looks for a good sports story, but also wants to see justice done A cautionary tale, told by his best friend, Mark Simons, about

Download ✤ The Doakers Story  Author Neil D. Isaacs –
  • Paperback
  • 286 pages
  • The Doakers Story
  • Neil D. Isaacs
  • English
  • 05 February 2019
  • 9780982060957