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Published: 27 November 2014

152 Pages | 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199688340

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Sport: A Very Short Introduction

Mike Cronin

Very Short Introductions

  • Charts the origins of sport from ancient times
  • Looks at how sport has evolved through history into the forms we see today
  • Examines the development of sport in relation to class, gender, commerce, and ethics
  • Looks at both traditional and modern forms of sport from around the world
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over six million copies sold worldwide