A History Of American Sports In 100 Objects

Author: Cait Murphy
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465097758
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From nearly forgotten heroes like Tad Lucas (rodeo) and Tommy Kono (weightlifting) to celebrities like Amelia Earhart, Muhammad Ali, and Michael Phelps, Cait Murphy tells the stories of the people, events, and things that have forged the ...

A History Of Cricket In 100 Objects

Author: Gavin Mortimer
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847659594
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Award-winning sports author Gavin Mortimer calls together a cast of salt-of-the-earth Yorkshiremen, American billionaires and dashing Indian princes to tell the strange and remarkable tale of cricket's journey from medieval village sport of ...

History Of Baseball In 100 Objects

Author: Josh Leventhal
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
ISBN: 1579129919
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A visual and historical record of the game as told through essential documents, letters, photographs, equipment, memorabilia, food and drink, merchandise and media items, and relics of popular culture, each of which represents the history ...

Author: Jared M. Diamond
ISBN: 9789747799149
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A History Of Cycling In 100 Objects

Author: Suze Clemitson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472918894
Size: 26.81 MB
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Beautifully documented with lively and insightful text, this is the perfect gift for the cyclist in your life, giving an alternative insight into the two wheeled revolution.

Sports In North America Sports In The Progressive Era 1900 1920

Author: George B. Kirsch
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He was extremely fast, tying the world record for the 100 yards at 9.6 seconds in
1909, and was also a great jumper and shot putter. In 1908 ... In 1895 when
Vassar College Athletic Association held its first field day, it was the first women's
track and field meet in American history. By 1901 a ... The objects of this Union
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Publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of
the American Library Association ... Many of the issues examined in the book
have their counterparts in the American sport scene (e.g., the role of the mass
media, ... The discussion of the symbolic significance attached to material objects
such as stones and skulls presents glimpses of a ... CIP The major contribution of
this work is the compilation of archaeological and historical data on salt
production in the ...

Tutenkhamen S Tracksuit

Author: Alan Tyers
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408164906
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The History Of Sport In 100ish Objects Alan Tyers, Beach ... Virgo had negotiated
ultimate creative power of veto on the project by threatening to have jim Davidson
perform stand-up comedy in America, and refused pointblank to proceed ...

Journal Of Physical Education Recreation Dance

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The Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery will pay tribute to 100 '"
Champions of American Sport" from the 1830s to the ... in the aristocratic worlds
of yachting and polo, the exhibit features diverse and colorful personalities who
made history as well as set records. ... Objects and memorabilia from a wide
spectrum of American sport include a 1938 Maserati driven to victory by Wilbur
Shaw in the ...

The Magazine Antiques

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Some 20 examples by or attributed to this 19th-century American cabinetmaker
and his contemporaries. ... American Museum of Natural History; to December.*
Arts of Africa. ... Some 100 objects, including prints, watercolors, photographs,
models, maps, and drawings, ... LEWISBURG: Sporting Victorians: Sports and ...