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The Resource DC sports : the nation's capital at play, edited by Chris Elzey and David K. Wiggins

DC sports : the nation's capital at play, edited by Chris Elzey and David K. Wiggins

Label
DC sports : the nation's capital at play
Title
DC sports
Title remainder
the nation's capital at play
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chris Elzey and David K. Wiggins
Title variation
District of Columbia sports
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
796.09753
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV584.5.W37
LC item number
D3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elzey, Chris
  • Wiggins, David Kenneth
Series statement
Sport, culture & society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
DC sports : the nation's capital at play, edited by Chris Elzey and David K. Wiggins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Not distributed; available at Arkansas State Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-378) 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
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Extraordinary History of Cycling and Bike Racing in Washington, DC / John Bloom -- 2.Less Than Monumental: The Sad History of Sports Venues in Washington, DC / Ryan A. Swanson -- 3.The Biggest "Classic" of Them All: The Howard and Lincoln Thanksgiving Day Football Games, 1919 -- 29 / David K. Wiggins -- 4.Teeing Off against Jim Crow: Black Golf and Its Early Development in Washington, DC / Marvin P. Dawkins and Jomills Henry Braddock -- 5.Shirley Povich and the Tee Shot That Helped Launch DC Sportswriting / Dennis Gildea -- 6.Between the Lines: Women's Sports and the Press in Washington, DC / Claire M. Williams and Sarah K. Fields -- 7.Exercising Civil Rights: Public Recreation and Racial Segregation in Washington, DC, 1900 -- 49 / Martha H. Verbrugge -- 8."The Greatest High School Basketball Game Ever Played": DeMatha vs. Power Memorial, 1965 / Chad Carlson -- 9.Whips, Darts, and Dips: The Rollercoaster Ride of Men's Professional Soccer in Washington, DC / Charles Parrish and John Nauright -- 10.Uniting a Divided City: The 1969 Washington Senators / Stephen J. Walker -- 11.George Allen, Richard Nixon, and the Washington Redskins: The Drive to Win in an Era of Stalemate / Stephen H. Norwood -- 12.A Little Big Man, a Fat Lady, and the Bullets' Remarkable Season / Chris Elzey -- 13.Assuming "Its Place among the Ice Hockey Centers of the Nation": The Capitals and Hockey in Washington, DC / John Soares -- 14."The People's Race": The Marine Corps Marathon and Distance Running in the Nation's Capital / Joseph M. Turrini -- 15.Georgetown Basketball in Reagan's America / Zack Tupper -- 16.Washington Baseball Fans: Losers No More / James R. Hartley -- 17.Washington Sports Memories, Personal and Collective / Daniel A. Nathan
Control code
ocn908991302
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 399 pages
Isbn
9781557286772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)908991302
Label
DC sports : the nation's capital at play, edited by Chris Elzey and David K. Wiggins
Publication
Note
Not distributed; available at Arkansas State Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-378) 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
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Extraordinary History of Cycling and Bike Racing in Washington, DC / John Bloom -- 2.Less Than Monumental: The Sad History of Sports Venues in Washington, DC / Ryan A. Swanson -- 3.The Biggest "Classic" of Them All: The Howard and Lincoln Thanksgiving Day Football Games, 1919 -- 29 / David K. Wiggins -- 4.Teeing Off against Jim Crow: Black Golf and Its Early Development in Washington, DC / Marvin P. Dawkins and Jomills Henry Braddock -- 5.Shirley Povich and the Tee Shot That Helped Launch DC Sportswriting / Dennis Gildea -- 6.Between the Lines: Women's Sports and the Press in Washington, DC / Claire M. Williams and Sarah K. Fields -- 7.Exercising Civil Rights: Public Recreation and Racial Segregation in Washington, DC, 1900 -- 49 / Martha H. Verbrugge -- 8."The Greatest High School Basketball Game Ever Played": DeMatha vs. Power Memorial, 1965 / Chad Carlson -- 9.Whips, Darts, and Dips: The Rollercoaster Ride of Men's Professional Soccer in Washington, DC / Charles Parrish and John Nauright -- 10.Uniting a Divided City: The 1969 Washington Senators / Stephen J. Walker -- 11.George Allen, Richard Nixon, and the Washington Redskins: The Drive to Win in an Era of Stalemate / Stephen H. Norwood -- 12.A Little Big Man, a Fat Lady, and the Bullets' Remarkable Season / Chris Elzey -- 13.Assuming "Its Place among the Ice Hockey Centers of the Nation": The Capitals and Hockey in Washington, DC / John Soares -- 14."The People's Race": The Marine Corps Marathon and Distance Running in the Nation's Capital / Joseph M. Turrini -- 15.Georgetown Basketball in Reagan's America / Zack Tupper -- 16.Washington Baseball Fans: Losers No More / James R. Hartley -- 17.Washington Sports Memories, Personal and Collective / Daniel A. Nathan
Control code
ocn908991302
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 399 pages
Isbn
9781557286772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)908991302

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