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The Summer Game
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Roger Angell
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-05 - Publisher: Open Road Media

This New York Times bestseller “takes you into the heart of baseball as it was in the 1960s, conveyed with humor and insight” (Tim McCarver, The Wall Street Journal). Acclaimed New Yorker writer Roger Angell’s first book on baseball, The Summer Game, originally published in 1972, is a stunning collection
Cricket: A Political History of the Global Game, 1945-2017
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Stephen Wagg
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Cricket is an enduring paradox. On the one hand, it symbolises much that is outmoded: imperialism; a leisured elite; a rural, aristocratic Englishness. On the other, it endures as a global game and does so by skilful adaptation, trading partly on its mythic past and partly on its capacity to
Games in Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Breanne A. Kirsch
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-28 - Publisher: McFarland

"This essay collection discusses innovative uses of games in libraries and focuses on the game making process. The purpose of this book is to bring together distinctive uses of games in libraries or educational institutions and share these ideas with others to inspire the making and use of games by
Making Money Grow 6-Pack
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Kathleen Bradley
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Making money takes hard work and determination. This informative nonfiction book encourages readers learn some of the basic skills for earning and saving money through moneymaking projects, entrepreneurship, patents on their own creative ideas, and fund-raising. With an emphasis on mathematic concepts such as interest and percentage, readers will have
The Sochi Predicament
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Bo Petersson, Karina Vamling
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

For a variety of political, climatic, ecological, security-related and other reasons, the Russian summer resort of Sochi by the Black Sea would seem a most unlikely candidate for the Olympic Winter Games. Despite this, the Games will be held there in February 2014, and the Russian leaders regard the Games