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The history of the World Cup

Author: Brian Glanville; Bob Wilson; Naxos Digital Services.
Publisher: Hong Kong : Naxos Digital Services Ltd., [2010]
Series: Naxos AudioBooks.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : 2010 editionView all editions and formats
Publication:Naxos Spoken Word Library.
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The World Cup is the largest sports event outside the summer Olympics: the progress of the 32 countries which qualify for the finals is watched by billions all over the globe. Since the very first World Cup in Uruguay in 1930, there have been 18 finals, held every four years (with a 12-year break over the World War II period). The World Cup in South Africa will be the 19th.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Glanville; Bob Wilson; Naxos Digital Services.
ISBN: 9789626349304 9626349301
OCLC Number: 857091319
Notes: Streaming audio.
Performer(s): Read by Bob Wilson.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Naxos AudioBooks.
Responsibility: written by Brian Glanville.

Abstract:

The World Cup is the largest sports event outside the summer Olympics: the progress of the 32 countries which qualify for the finals is watched by billions all over the globe. Since the very first World Cup in Uruguay in 1930, there have been 18 finals, held every four years (with a 12-year break over the World War II period). The World Cup in South Africa will be the 19th.

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