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Encyclopedia of sports in America : a history from foot races to extreme sports

Author: Murry Nelson
Publisher: Wesport : Greenwood Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the development and influence of sports in American culture, as well as how sports icons, commercial enterprises, organizations, sporting events, and even fan culture have changed, from the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Lexikon
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Murry Nelson
ISBN: 9780313347924 0313347921 9780313347948 0313347948 9780313347900 0313347905
OCLC Number: 635649812
Description: 2 v. (573 Seiten) : Illustrationen
Contents: Vol. 1 : Colonial years to 1939. Vol. 2 : 1940 to present.
Responsibility: ed. by Murry R. Nelson.

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"The editor and contributors offer a clear and useful overview of sports in American culture, aimed at general readers and students from high school through the lower-level undergraduate level. Read more...

 
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