Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 PDF ePub eBook

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Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 free pdf Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 presents the second edition of Stephen A. Riess's well-loved synthesis of the development of sport during one of the most transformational times in the nation's history. * New edition maintains the book's acclaimed level of research, analysis, and readability * Explores topics including urbanization, ethnicity, class, sport in educational institutions, women in sport, and sport's role in manifesting city, regional, and national pride. * Includes an entirely new chapter on the globalization of American sport * Includes a new bank of photographs and images. * Features a newly revised and updated Bibliographical Essay

About Steven A. Riess

Steven A. Riess is Bernard Brommel Research ProfessorEmeritus in the Department of History at Northeastern IllinoisUniversity. He is the author or editor of eleven books andthe former editor of The Journal of Sport History.


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Author : Steven A. Riess
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 07 December 2012
ISBN : 1118537718
EAN : 9781118537718
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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