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TitleAuthorFormatPublication DatePriceSelect Item
Cover: The Rock, the Curse, and the Hub: A Random History of Boston SportsThe Rock, the Curse, and the Hub: A Random History of Boston SportsRoberts, RandyHARDCOVER04/30/2005$24.95
Cover: Playing with God: Religion and Modern SportPlaying with God: Religion and Modern SportBaker, William J.HARDCOVER04/15/2007$29.95
Cover: Muscular Christianity: Manhood and Sports in Protestant America, 1880-1920Muscular Christianity: Manhood and Sports in Protestant America, 1880-1920Putney, CliffordPAPERBACK04/30/2003$31.50
Cover: Globalizing Sport: National Rivalry and International Community in the 1930sGlobalizing Sport: National Rivalry and International Community in the 1930sKeys, Barbara J.PAPERBACK09/09/2013$32.50
Cover: Globalizing Sport: National Rivalry and International Community in the 1930sGlobalizing Sport: National Rivalry and International Community in the 1930sKeys, Barbara J.HARDCOVER10/30/2006$75.50
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