A Companion to American Sport History (Wiley Blackwell by Steven A. Riess PDF

By Steven A. Riess

ISBN-10: 0470656123

ISBN-13: 9780470656129

A significant other to American recreation History provides a set of unique essays that symbolize the 1st complete research of scholarship on the subject of the growing to be box of yank recreation history.

  • Presents the 1st whole research of the scholarship on the subject of the tutorial heritage of yank sport
  • Features contributions from a few of the most interesting students operating within the box of yank game history
  • Includes insurance of the chronology of activities from colonial instances to the current day, together with significant activities reminiscent of baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and song and box
  • Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, know-how, gender, race, social classification, and genres equivalent to activities biography

Awarded 2015 most sensible Anthology from the North American Society for activity heritage (NASSH)

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