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Author Zirin, Dave.

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

Imprint New York : New Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.483 Z68p 2008    ---  Available
Description xvii, 302 p. ; 24 cm.
Series The New Press people's history series
New Press people's history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-292) and index.
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.
Subject Sports and state -- United States -- History.
Sports -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9781595581006

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