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Touching Base: Professional Baseball and American Culture in the Progressive Era

Steven A. Riess - Social Science - 1999 - 308 pages
Discusses the ideology of baseball, professional baseball and urban politics, politics, ballparks, and the neighborhoods, social reform, and baseball as a source of social mobility
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The Chicago Sports Reader: 100 Years of Sports in the Windy City

Steven A. Riess, Gerald R. Gems - History - 2009 - 368 pages
A celebration of the fast, the strong, the agile, and the tricky throughout Chicago's storied sports history
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The Sport of Kings and the Kings of Crime: Horse Racing, Politics, and ...

Steven A. Riess - SPORTS & RECREATION - 2011 - 446 pages
Riess narrates the history of horse racing, detailing how and why New York became the national capital of the sport from the mid-1860s until the early twentieth century. The ...
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Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920

Steven A. Riess - History - 2012 - 336 pages
Sport in Industrial America, 1850-1920 presents the second edition of Stephen A. Riessís well-loved synthesis of the development of sport during one of the most ...
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A Companion to American Sport History

Steven A. Riess - History - 2014 - 704 pages
A Companion to American Sport History presents a collection of original essays that represent the first comprehensive analysis of scholarship relating to the growing field of ...
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