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By Steven A. Riess

A better half to American recreation History offers a set of unique essays that signify the 1st complete research of scholarship in relation to the growing to be box of yank recreation history.

  • Presents the 1st entire research of the scholarship with regards to the tutorial historical past of yankee sport
  • Features contributions from a number of the most interesting students operating within the box of yank game history
  • Includes insurance of the chronology of activities from colonial instances to the current day, together with significant activities reminiscent of baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and song and box
  • Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, expertise, gender, race, social type, and genres similar to activities biography

Awarded 2015 most sensible Anthology from the North American Society for game historical past (NASSH)

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