přejít na obsah
Sports from hell : [my search for the world's dumbest competition] Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

Sports from hell : [my search for the world's dumbest competition]

Autor Rick Reilly; Mike Chamberlain
Vydavatel: New York : Random House ; Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, ℗2010.
Vydání/formát:   Audiokniha na CD : CD audio : English : Library edZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
"What is the stupidest sport in the world? Not content to pontificate from the sidelines, Rick Reilly set out on a global journey--with stops in Australia, New Zealand, Finland, Denmark, England, and even a maximum security prison in Angola, Louisiana--to discover the answer to this question nobody else really saw the need to ask. From the brain-and-body-taxing sport of Chess Boxing, to the mind war that is the  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Audiobooks
Miscellanea
Typ materiálu: Audio kniha apod.
Typ dokumentu: Sound Recording
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Rick Reilly; Mike Chamberlain
ISBN: 9780307577962 0307577961
OCLC číslo: 505259613
Poznámky: Books on Tape: 8380-CD.
Unabridged.
Subtitle from container.
Compact disc (DDD).
Účinkující: Read by Mike Chamberlain.
Popis: 6 audio discs (6 hr., 52 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Odpovědnost: Rick Reilly.

Anotace:

"What is the stupidest sport in the world? Not content to pontificate from the sidelines, Rick Reilly set out on a global journey--with stops in Australia, New Zealand, Finland, Denmark, England, and even a maximum security prison in Angola, Louisiana--to discover the answer to this question nobody else really saw the need to ask. From the brain-and-body-taxing sport of Chess Boxing, to the mind war that is the Rock-Paper-Scissors Championship, to the underground world of illegal Jart Throwing, to way too much nudity, Reilly--in his valiant quest--subjected himself to both bodily danger and abject humiliation (or, in the case of Ferret Legging, both). These F-list sports offer their participants a chance to earn a few bucks and achieve the eternal glory that is winning--even when the victory in question might strike some as pointless, like the ability to sit in an oven-hot room for the longest time in the World Sauna Championships. These sports push the body--and human idiocy--to the outermost limits, but one thing is for sure: Sports from Hell is laugh-out-loud hilarious and will deliver plenty of unabashed fun"--Publisher's web site.

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.

Podobné dokumenty

Související předmětová hesla:(3)

Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/505259613> # Sports from hell : [my search for the world's dumbest competition]
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:CD, bgn:SoundRecording, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "505259613" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/478566564#Place/westminster_md> ; # Westminster, Md.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130432> ; # Sports
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/478566564#Topic/sports> ; # Sports
   schema:bookEdition "Library ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:AudioBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/305036383> ; # Mike Chamberlain
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/81596136> ; # Rick Reilly
   schema:datePublished "℗2010" ;
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description ""What is the stupidest sport in the world? Not content to pontificate from the sidelines, Rick Reilly set out on a global journey--with stops in Australia, New Zealand, Finland, Denmark, England, and even a maximum security prison in Angola, Louisiana--to discover the answer to this question nobody else really saw the need to ask. From the brain-and-body-taxing sport of Chess Boxing, to the mind war that is the Rock-Paper-Scissors Championship, to the underground world of illegal Jart Throwing, to way too much nudity, Reilly--in his valiant quest--subjected himself to both bodily danger and abject humiliation (or, in the case of Ferret Legging, both). These F-list sports offer their participants a chance to earn a few bucks and achieve the eternal glory that is winning--even when the victory in question might strike some as pointless, like the ability to sit in an oven-hot room for the longest time in the World Sauna Championships. These sports push the body--and human idiocy--to the outermost limits, but one thing is for sure: Sports from Hell is laugh-out-loud hilarious and will deliver plenty of unabashed fun"--Publisher's web site."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/478566564> ;
   schema:genre "Audiobooks"@en ;
   schema:genre "Miscellanea"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Sports from hell : [my search for the world's dumbest competition]"@en ;
   schema:productID "505259613" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/505259613#PublicationEvent/new_york_random_house_westminster_md_books_on_tape_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/478566564#Agent/random_house> ; # Random House
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/478566564#Agent/books_on_tape> ; # Books on Tape
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307577962> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/505259613> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/478566564#Place/westminster_md> # Westminster, Md.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Westminster, Md." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130432> # Sports
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sports"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305036383> # Mike Chamberlain
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Chamberlain" ;
   schema:givenName "Mike" ;
   schema:name "Mike Chamberlain" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/81596136> # Rick Reilly
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Reilly" ;
   schema:givenName "Rick" ;
   schema:name "Rick Reilly" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307577962>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0307577961" ;
   schema:isbn "9780307577962" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.