By Steven A. Riess
A better half to American recreation History offers a suite of unique essays that symbolize the 1st entire research of scholarship in relation to the growing to be box of yankee game history.
- Presents the 1st whole research of the scholarship with regards to the tutorial heritage of yank sport
- Features contributions from some of the best 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 similar to baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and song and box
- Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, know-how, gender, race, social type, and genres equivalent to activities biography
Awarded 2015 most sensible Anthology from the North American Society for game heritage (NASSH)
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