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We live in a "museum age," and sport museums are part of this phenomenon. In this book, leading international sport history scholars examine sport museums including renowned institutions like the Olympic Museum in the Swiss city of Lausanne, the Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum in Baltimore, the...
Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge
Propaganda, Acculturation, and Transformation in the 1920s and 1930s
From its very inception the Soviet state valued the merits and benefits of physical culture, which included not only sport but also health, hygiene, education, labour and defence. Physical culture propaganda was directed at the Soviet population, and even more particularly at young people, women...
Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge
A Contemporary History of Women's Sport, Part One: Sporting Women, 1850-1960
To Be Published March 13th 2014
Making Sport History: Disciplines, identities and the historiography of sport
To Be Published May 19th 2014
A Social History of Tennis in Britain
To Be Published October 29th 2014