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Shire Album S.
General Sport & Fitness Training
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|Victorian Britain made sport 'sporting' - respectable, rule-bound and a nationwide obsession. Ancient sports, such as archery and fencing, were revived. New sports, such as tennis and cycling, were invented. Foreign sports, including polo, judo and lacrosse, were imported.|
|Publisher||Shire Publications Ltd|
|Date of Publication||01/08/2007|
|Genre||General Sport & Fitness Training|
|Series Title||Shire Album S.|
|Series Part/Volume Number||460|
|Place of Publication||Buckinghamshire|
|Country of Publication||United Kingdom|
|Imprint||Shire Publications Ltd|
|Table Of Contents||A sporting record; Regency Roots; From rough to respectable; Mobility and technology; Codes, clubs, competitions and class; Playing the game; Sport for all?; The sporting setting; The Olympic ideal.|
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