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A history of the World Cup, 1930-2010

Author: Clemente Angelo Lisi
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There is no sporting event more popular than the World Cup. For one month every four years, hundreds of millions of people around the world turn their attention to the tournament. People call in sick to work, fans pack into bars to watch games or stay home for days at a time glued to their TV sets, and even wars stop. Nothing else seems to matter. In A History of the World Cup: 1930-2010, Clemente Lisi chronicles  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lisi, Clemente Angelo, 1975-
History of the World Cup, 1930-2010.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010049016
(OCoLC)689548954
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Clemente Angelo Lisi
ISBN: 9780810877542 0810877546
OCLC Number: 712780696
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 475 pages)
Responsibility: Clemente Angelo Lisi.

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There is no sporting event more popular than the World Cup. For one month every four years, hundreds of millions of people around the world turn their attention to the tournament. People call in sick to work, fans pack into bars to watch games or stay home for days at a time glued to their TV sets, and even wars stop. Nothing else seems to matter. In A History of the World Cup: 1930-2010, Clemente Lisi chronicles this international phenomenon, providing vivid accounts of individual games from the tournament's origins in 1930 to modern times. It features a glossary of terms, statistics for eac.

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A book that will be most appreciated by the avid soccer enthusiast. Journal of Sport History

 
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