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Official Word Encyclopedia of Sports and

RH Value Publishing

Official Word Encyclopedia of Sports and

by RH Value Publishing

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7684535M
    ISBN 100517356740
    ISBN 109780517356746

    Spanning the wide world of sports, this volume is packed with everything you could possibly want to know about hundreds of sports. Along with detailed information on how sports are played around the world, the Encyclopedia of World Sport explores emotions and issues surrounding the sporting life and looks at sport as an essential part of the human experience. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Menke, Frank G. (Frank Grant), New encyclopedia of sports. New York, A.S. Barnes [] (OCoLC)

    THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SPORTS The Bible of Sports Condensed for Gillette by Menke, Frank G. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! New encyclopedia of sports. [Ralph Hickok] -- Has entries for over sports giving history, summary of rules, results, records, biographies, and glossaries. Also includes essays on topics that cover many sports and short entries on specialized.

    Michael Jordan. American basketball player. Michael Jordan is considered by many to be the greatest basketball player in the history of the game, even by some to be the greatest player of any sport. As Jerry Sloan, the coach of the Utah Jazz told the Daily News of Jordan, "I think everybody knows how he should be remembered, as the greatest player that has ever played.". The World Sports Encyclopedia is a unique publication compiling, for the first time in history, more than 3, sport disciplines and sporting games from around the world. It features all popular Olympic and international sports, a great multitude of historical sports, traditional sports, sports for the disabled, extreme sports, regional sports, indigenous sports, and new extravagant sports.


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Origins. The book was spearheaded by Polish professor Wojciech Liponski with a team of co-authors, editors, and contributors worldwide. The encyclopedia was originally written in Polish and published as Encyklopedia sportów świata by Atena Publishing House in The Encyclopedia of Sports is a listing of every sport from around the world with a short and long summary of each sport Our Encyclopedia of Sports is a listing of every sport from around the world.

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10I Four Corners Workbook Encyclopedia of World SportI 11 Comprehension Rugby, Skateboarding, Skating, Skiing & Snowboarding Write the correct names of the sports using the words from the Word Bank. Fill in the blanks using the words from the Word Bank.

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