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link to catalog page HINES, Figure Skating

Figure Skating

A History

Author: James R. Hines
Pub Date: February 2006

The only comprehensive history of figure skating in over forty years   learn more...

link to catalog page BAKER, Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

An American Life

Author: William J. Baker
Pub Date: June 2006

The rise and fall of one of sport’s most enduring icons   learn more...

link to catalog page CHAPMAN, Sandow the Magnificent

Sandow the Magnificent

Eugen Sandow and the Beginnings of Bodybuilding

Author: David L. Chapman
Pub Date: Cloth: 1994; Paper: March 2006

The strongman whose pioneering focus on physique built an entertainment empire   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sport, Play, and Ethical Reflection Author: Randolph Feezell
Pub Date: 2006

A philosophical analysis of the nature, attraction, and limits of sport   learn more...

link to catalog page KORR, The End of Baseball As We Knew It

The End of Baseball As We Knew It

The Players Union, 1960-81

Author: Charles P. Korr
Pub Date: 2005

The fascinating history of the MLBPA's transformation into the nation's most powerful labor union   learn more...

link to catalog page, Rocky Marciano

Rocky Marciano

The Rock of His Times

Author: Russell Sullivan
Pub Date: April 2005

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the final fight of boxing's only undefeated heavyweight champion   learn more...

link to catalog page, Saying It's So

Saying It's So

A Cultural History of the Black Sox Scandal

Author: Daniel A. Nathan
Pub Date: September 2005

How meaning was manufactured following the national pastime's darkest hour   learn more...

link to catalog page WIGGINS, The Unlevel Playing Field

The Unlevel Playing Field

A Documentary History of the African American Experience in Sport

Author: David K. Wiggins and Patrick B. Miller
Pub Date: April 2005

A chronicle of significant athletic events and the lives and careers of numerous black sports heroes---and the very significant role of sports in the history of race relations in the U.S.   learn more...

link to catalog page ZINGG, Harry Hooper

Harry Hooper

An American Baseball Life

Author: Paul J. Zingg
Pub Date: 2004

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link to catalog page RIBOWSKY, Josh Gibson

Josh Gibson

The Power and the Darkness

Author: Mark Ribowsky
Pub Date: October 2004

The troubled life of the most feared hitter in baseball's Negro leagues   learn more...

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