Sports & Recreation

A Sporting Pilgrimage - Riding to Hounds, Golf, Rowing, Football, Club and University Athletics. Studies in English Sport, Past and Present

Author: Caspar W. Whitney

Publisher: Thackeray Press

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 412

View: 472

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
History

A Sporting Pilgrimage: Riding to Hounds, Golf, Rowing, Football, Club and University Athletics. Studies in English Sport, Past and Present

Author: Caspar Whitney

Publisher: Sagwan Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 422

View: 946

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Athletics

A Sporting Pilgrimage

Author: Caspar Whitney

Publisher: New York, Harper & brothers

ISBN:

Category: Athletics

Page: 397

View: 823

Sports & Recreation

Sport in Britain

Author: Richard William Cox

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 285

View: 273

Sports & Recreation

Sport and Exercise Science

Author: Jack W. Berryman

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 372

View: 785

Sports medicine and the scientific study of exercise, sports, and physical education are enjoying a steady rise in popularity. This volume reveals that a number of current debates concerning the body, physical health, types and degrees of exercise, athletic contest, the use and abuse of aids to performance, and much more, have their roots in the nineteenth century and earlier.
Reference

British Sport: Local histories

Author: Richard William Cox

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 310

View: 254

Volume three of a bibliography documenting all that has been written in the English language on the history of sport and physical education in Britain. It lists all secondary source material including reference works, in a classified order to meet the needs of the sports historian.
Sports & Recreation

British Sport - A Bibliography to 2000

Author: Richard Cox

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 310

View: 979

Volume two of a bibliography documenting all that has been written in the English language on the history of sport and physical education in Britain. It lists all secondary source material including reference works, in a classified order to meet the needs of the sports historian.
History

The Sporting Life: Victorian Sports and Games

Author: Nancy Fix Anderson

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 213

View: 520

This lively and intriguing study looks at the way sports both reflected and shaped Victorian society. • Excerpts from 19th-century English writings on sports allow the Victorians speak in their own words about the meaning of sports in their lives • Illuminating and entertaining illustrations of many aspects of Victorian sports include humorous spoofs on sports from Punch magazine • A glossary explains the sometimes arcane terms used in Victorian sports