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Sport in ancient times

Author: Nigel B Crowther
Publisher: Westport, Connecticut ; London : Praeger, 2007.
Series: Praeger series on the ancient world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Looks at the role of sport as practiced in several important civilisations in the ancient world. This book explores how athletics had an importance that extended beyond physical prowess to include  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel B Crowther
ISBN: 9780275987398 0275987396
OCLC Number: 954013248
Notes: Índice.
Description: xxiii, 183 p. : il. ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Praeger series on the ancient world.
Responsibility: Nigel B. Crowther.
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"Although [Crowther] does not shy away from difficult concepts and technical terms, he writes clearly and without excessive 'dumbing down.' Realizing, however, that even college-educated readers are Read more...

 
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