A Social History Of Tennis In Britain

Author: Robert J. Lake
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131760573X
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This book is important and fascinating reading for anybody with an interest in the history of sport or British social history.

A Social History Of Tennis In Britain

Author: Robert J. Lake
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ISBN: 9781138695313
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This book is important and fascinating reading for anybody with an interest in the history of sport or British social history.

A Social History Of Tennis In Britain

Author: Robert J. Lake
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ISBN: 9780415684309
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This book is important and fascinating reading for anybody with an interest in the history of sport or British social history.

Sport And The British

Author: Richard Holt
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192852298
Size: 26.99 MB
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Innovators in abandoning traditional, often brutal sports, and in establishing a code of `fair play', the British were also pioneers in popular sports and in the promotion of organized spectator events.Modern media coverage of sport, ...

Sport And The Making Of Britain

Author: Derek Birley
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719037597
Size: 17.42 MB
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This lively and stimulating book looks at some of the myths and realities surrounding Britain's legendary enthusiasm for sport; and aims to chronicle how sporting traditions were shaped and how they, in turn, contributed to the shaping of ...

Tennis Cultural History

Author: Heiner Gillmeister
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780718501952
Size: 59.99 MB
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Supported by a startling wealth of linguistic and documentary research, Gillmeister charts the global evolution of tennis from its origins in the early Middle Ages to the appearance of the modern game in the 20th century.

We Danced All Night

Author: Martin Pugh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448162742
Size: 49.27 MB
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'Comprehensive, vivid and highly readable ... richly textured [and] absorbing' Sunday Telegraph 'This is a provocative and entertaining thesis and he does thorough justice to it in a lively account of social life in all its aspects - from ...

A Fiery Furious People

Author: James Sharpe
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446456137
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The outlaw's song has surely never been better rendered.’ Times Literary Supplement From the tragic tale of Mary Clifford, whose death at the hands of her employer scandalised Georgian London, to an account of the violent activities of ...

Life After Dark

Author: Dave Haslam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0857207008
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They can define a town, a city or a generation, and breed scenes and bands that change music history. In Life After DarkDave Haslam reveals and celebrates a definitive history of significant venues and great nights out.

British Sport

Author: Richard William Cox
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780714652504
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Volume one of a bibliography documenting all that has been written in the English language on the history of sport and physical education in Britain.