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J. A. Mangan,Sheldon Rothblatt's Athleticism in the Victorian and Edwardian Public School: PDF

By J. A. Mangan,Sheldon Rothblatt

video games obsessed the Victorian and Edwardian public colleges. The obsession has develop into widely recognized as athleticism. whilst it seemed in 1981, this booklet was once the 1st significant research of the video games ethos which ruled the lives of many Victorian and Edwardian public schoolboys. Written with Professor Mangan's usual panache, it has turn into a vintage, the seminal paintings at the social and cultural historical past of contemporary sport.

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