A HistoryBook - 1991
This study traces the development of women's sports from antiquity to the present. Beginning with a discussion of women's sports in ancient civilizations, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, it narrates the history of women in sports, focusing on the role of women's athletics in a cultural and social context. It then relates how modern sports developed.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, c1991.
Branch Call Number: 796.0194 Guttmann
Characteristics: x, 339 p.,  p. of plates ;,ill. ;,24 cm.
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