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The Irish and the making of American sport, 1835-1920

Author: Patrick R Redmond
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Covers the Irish sportsman's close relations with politicians, his role in labor relations, his violent lifestyle yet participation in bringing respectability to sport. It also deals with native Irish sports in America, the part played by the Irish in "Team USA's" initial international sporting ventures, and in the making and breaking of amateurism within sport."--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
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Redmond, Patrick R., 1965-
Irish and the making of American sport, 1835-1920
(DLC) 2013048085
(OCoLC)864789847
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick R Redmond
ISBN: 9781476605845 147660584X
OCLC Number: 869735702
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Patrick R. Redmond.

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"a standout piece of scholarship...valuable contribution to Irish sport history scholarship"--Irish Economic and Social History; "well-researched"--Newsday.

 
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