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Author: Mark Stewart
ISBN: 053111953X
Language: English
Category: Sports & Outdoors
Publisher: Franklin Watts (September 1, 2002)
Rating: 4.2
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Discusses the origins and evolution of the sport of basketball, as well as important events and key personalities in both college and professional versions of the game. Series: The Watts History of Sports. Library Binding: 160 pages.

Discusses the origins and evolution of the sport of basketball, as well as important events and key personalities in both college and professional versions of the game. Publisher: Franklin Watts (March 1, 1999). ISBN-13: 978-0531114926. Product Dimensions: . x . x 1. inches.

This book is more detailed than John Wukovits's The Composite Guide to Auto Racing (Chelsea, 1999) or Jon Kirkwood's The Fantastic Book of Car Racing (Copper Beech .

This book is more detailed than John Wukovits's The Composite Guide to Auto Racing (Chelsea, 1999) or Jon Kirkwood's The Fantastic Book of Car Racing (Copper Beech, 1997). It's unfortunate that there's so little color and pizzazz on the cover and in the illustrations to lure reluctant readers to the pleasures that the readable text, time line, and statistics offer.

The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It matched the American League (AL) champion Boston Americans against the National League (NL) champion Pittsburgh Pirates in a best-of-nine series, with Boston prevailing five games to three, winning the last four. Pittsburgh pitcher Sam Leever injured his shoulder while trap-shooting, so his teammate Deacon Phillippe pitched five complete games

A comprehensive history of soccer, focusing on its evolution, momentous events, and key personalities.

A comprehensive history of soccer, focusing on its evolution, momentous events, and key personalities.

Series: The Watts History of Sports. Library Binding: 112 pages. Publisher: Franklin Watts (November 1, 2002). Library Binding: 127 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0531114940. Back to top. Get to Know Us. Careers.

Soccer: A History of the World's Most Popular Game (The Watts History of Sports) . He is known for his books on sports, history and popular culture. Among the athletes Stewart worked with on the series were Dan Marino, Jerry Rice, Steve Young, Barry Sanders, Isiah Thomas, Chris Mullin, Martin Brodeur, Tony Meola, Jeff Gordon and Florence Griffith-Joyner. With his reputation established as a sports author in the educational publishing field, Stewart continued to author sports books for Grolier, Franklin Watts, Children’s Press, Millbrook Press and other companies in the field.

Stewart received Sports Illustrated magazine's 1973 "Sportsman of the . In 2003 the World Forum on the Future of Sport Shooting Activities presented Stewart the Sport Shooting Ambassador Award

Stewart received Sports Illustrated magazine's 1973 "Sportsman of the Year" award, the only auto racer to have won the title.

The 1983 World Series matched the American League champion Baltimore Orioles . History of the World Series - 1983 at The SportingNews. Archived from the original on 2008.

The 1983 World Series matched the American League champion Baltimore Orioles against the National League champion Philadelphia Phillies, with the Orioles winning four games to one. "The I-95 Series", like the World Series two years later, also took its nickname from the interstate that the teams and fans traveled on, Interstate 95 in this case. This was the last World Series that Bowie Kuhn presided over as commissioner.

An inquiry into the origin and early history of sports. The history of Poker is thought to have evolved over more than ten centuries from various games, all involving the basic principals of ranked card or domino combinations and the use of ‘bluffing’ to deceive opponents

An inquiry into the origin and early history of sports. The history of Poker is thought to have evolved over more than ten centuries from various games, all involving the basic principals of ranked card or domino combinations and the use of ‘bluffing’ to deceive opponents. One popular belief is that a game similar to poker was first invented by the Chinese sometime before 969 ., when The Emperor Mu-tsung is reported to have played "domino cards" with his wife on new years eve.

A year-by-year account of the World Series games from the 1800s through the twentieth century.