Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 von Steven A. Riess | ISBN 9781118537817

Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920

von Steven A. Riess
Buchcover Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 | Steven A. Riess | EAN 9781118537817 | ISBN 1-118-53781-5 | ISBN 978-1-118-53781-7
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Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920

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