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By Steven A. Riess

ISBN-10: 0470656123

ISBN-13: 9780470656129

A significant other to American game History provides a set of unique essays that symbolize the 1st finished research of scholarship in relation to the becoming box of yank recreation history.

  • Presents the 1st entire research of the scholarship when it comes to the educational historical past of yankee sport
  • Features contributions from a few of the most interesting students operating within the box of yank activity history
  • Includes insurance of the chronology of activities from colonial instances to the current day, together with significant activities akin to baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and music and box
  • Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, expertise, gender, race, social classification, and genres equivalent to activities biography

Awarded 2015 top Anthology from the North American Society for activity historical past (NASSH)

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