Sports



link to catalog page MCCLEAREN, Fighting Visibility

Fighting Visibility

Sports Media and Female Athletes in the UFC

Author: Jennifer McClearen
Pub Date: March 2021

Ultimate Fighting Championship and the present and future of women's sports   learn more...
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link to catalog page BUNK, From Football to Soccer

From Football to Soccer

The Early History of the Beautiful Game in the United States

Author: Brian D. Bunk
Pub Date: July 2021

Rediscovering soccer's long history in the U.S.   learn more...
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link to catalog page RUTH, Tennis

Tennis

A History from American Amateurs to Global Professionals

Author: Greg Ruth
Pub Date: July 2021

Analyzing how tennis turned pro   learn more...
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link to catalog page KEMPER, Before March Madness

Before March Madness

The Wars for the Soul of College Basketball

Author: Kurt Edward Kemper
Pub Date: August 2020

Idealism, power, and the campaign to monetize college hoops   learn more...
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link to catalog page WENN & BARNEY, The Gold in the Rings

The Gold in the Rings

The People and Events That Transformed the Olympic Games

Author: Stephen R. Wenn and Robert K. Barney
Pub Date: February 2020

The fascinating financial history of selling the Olympics   learn more...
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link to catalog page CREPEAU, NFL Football

NFL Football

A History of America's New National Pastime

Author: Richard C. Crepeau
Pub Date: September 2020

The evolution of an American passion   learn more...
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link to catalog page ARIAIL, Passing the Baton

Passing the Baton

Black Women Track Stars and American Identity

Author: Cat M. Ariail
Pub Date: November 2020

How African American women athletes tested a nation's image of itself   learn more...
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link to catalog page ORTIZ, The Sport Marriage

The Sport Marriage

Women Who Make It Work

Author: Steven M. Ortiz
Pub Date: August 2020

Survival and sacrifice with the ultimate team players   learn more...
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link to catalog page EHRLICH, Kansas City vs. Oakland

Kansas City vs. Oakland

The Bitter Sports Rivalry That Defined an Era

Author: Matthew C. Ehrlich
Pub Date: September 2019

Chiefs-Raiders, Royals-A's, and the wildest time in American sports   learn more...
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link to catalog page RADER, Baseball

Baseball

A History of America's Game

Author: Benjamin G. Rader
Pub Date: November 2018

The pastime from its origins to analytics, now in an updated new edition   learn more...
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