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

By Steven A. Riess

A significant other to American activity History offers a set of unique essays that symbolize the 1st entire research of scholarship when it comes to the turning out to be box of yank game history.

  • Presents the 1st whole research of the scholarship in relation to the tutorial heritage of yank sport
  • Features contributions from a few of the best students operating within the box of yankee game history
  • Includes assurance of the chronology of activities from colonial occasions 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, expertise, gender, race, social classification, and genres reminiscent of activities biography

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

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