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The New American Sport History

Recent Approaches and Perspectives (Sport and Society)

by S W. Pope

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leisure,
  • Social history,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Sociology Of Sports,
  • Sports (General),
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • History,
  • Sports & Recreation / General,
  • Historiography,
  • Social aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9671606M
    ISBN 100252022645
    ISBN 109780252022647

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