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Runners & walkers : a nineteenth century sports chronicle

Author: John Cumming
Publisher: Chicago : Regnery Gateway, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cumming, John, 1915-
Runners & walkers.
Chicago : Regnery Gateway, ©1981
(OCoLC)605055793
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Cumming
ISBN: 0895268892 9780895268891
OCLC Number: 8039882
Description: 177 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: America's first champion --
Visitors from abroad --
Father of American sports --
The noble savage, the story of Deerfoot --
The Civil War and after --
Edward Payson Weston, the man who invented walking --
Six-days go-as-you-please --
Amateurism takes hold --
The pattern is set.
Responsibility: by John Cumming.

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