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Winning is the only thing : sports in America since 1945

Author: Randy Roberts; James Stuart Olson
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : John Hopkins Paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randy Roberts; James Stuart Olson
ISBN: 0801840856 9780801840852
OCLC Number: 38925665
Description: xii, 258 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The world that Hiroshima created: the Olympic games and the Cold War --
The integration of American sports --
Work and play: the business of professional sports --
Scandal time --
Television, sports, and mass culture --
The Roone revolution --
The new rules of the game --
The Black Rebellion in American sports --
In the shadow of Munich --
Sports and self in modern America.
Responsibility: Randy Roberts and James S. Olson.

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