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The Resource The ball is round : a global history of soccer, David Goldblatt

The ball is round : a global history of soccer, David Goldblatt

Label
The ball is round : a global history of soccer
Title
The ball is round
Title remainder
a global history of soccer
Statement of responsibility
David Goldblatt
Title variation
Global history of soccer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the world's most popular sport from its earliest origins to the present day, looking at the game in terms of its political, cultural, and social roles in countries around the world
Summary
Traces the history of the world's most popular sport from its earliest origins to the present day, looking at the game in terms of its political, cultural, and social roles in countries around the world
Writing style
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249776
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1965-
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Goldblatt, David
Dewey number
796.33409
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV942.5
LC item number
.G65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Soccer
  • Soccer players
  • Soccer
  • Soccer players
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a global history of soccer
Label
The ball is round : a global history of soccer, David Goldblatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Foreword to American edition c2008 by David Goldblatt"--T.p. verso
  • "January 2008"--T.p. verso
  • "Previously published in Great Britain by Viking Penguin: 2006"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 922-929) and index
Control code
ocn166359957
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 974 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594482960
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166359957
Label
The ball is round : a global history of soccer, David Goldblatt
Publication
Note
  • "Foreword to American edition c2008 by David Goldblatt"--T.p. verso
  • "January 2008"--T.p. verso
  • "Previously published in Great Britain by Viking Penguin: 2006"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 922-929) and index
Control code
ocn166359957
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 974 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594482960
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166359957

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