By Steven A. Riess
A spouse to American activity History provides a set of unique essays that characterize the 1st entire research of scholarship when it comes to the starting to be box of yankee game history.
- Presents the 1st entire research of the scholarship in terms of the educational background of yankee sport
- Features contributions from a few of the most interesting students operating within the box of yankee game history
- Includes insurance of the chronology of activities from colonial occasions to the current day, together with significant activities similar to baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and song and box
- Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, expertise, gender, race, social category, and genres reminiscent of activities biography
Awarded 2015 top Anthology from the North American Society for activity historical past (NASSH)
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