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The Resource A people's history of sports in the United States : 250 years of politics, protest, people, and play, Dave Zirin

A people's history of sports in the United States : 250 years of politics, protest, people, and play, Dave Zirin

Label
A people's history of sports in the United States : 250 years of politics, protest, people, and play
Title
A people's history of sports in the United States
Title remainder
250 years of politics, protest, people, and play
Statement of responsibility
Dave Zirin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a riotously entertaining chronicle of larger-than-life sporting characters and dramatic contests, sketching an alternative history of the United States as seen through the games its people played. --cover leaf
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zirin, Dave
Dewey number
306.4/830973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The New Press people's history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • United States
Label
A people's history of sports in the United States : 250 years of politics, protest, people, and play, Dave Zirin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Until the twentieth century -- Rough riding -- Sports and leisure -- No depression -- War and its discontents -- Have we gone soft? -- Sports on the edge of panic -- The flood gates -- The 1980s : welcome to hell -- C.R.E.A.M. -- More of the same versus change
Control code
ocn227328287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9781595584779
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2008020420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227328287
Label
A people's history of sports in the United States : 250 years of politics, protest, people, and play, Dave Zirin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Until the twentieth century -- Rough riding -- Sports and leisure -- No depression -- War and its discontents -- Have we gone soft? -- Sports on the edge of panic -- The flood gates -- The 1980s : welcome to hell -- C.R.E.A.M. -- More of the same versus change
Control code
ocn227328287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9781595584779
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2008020420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227328287

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