Welcome to the Terrordome the pain, politics, and promise of sports by Dave Zirin

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Published by Haymarket Books in Chicago IL .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sports -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Sports -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Racism in sports -- United States

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Book details

StatementDave Zirin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV706.35 .Z57 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17911503M
ISBN 109781931859417
LC Control Number2007015506

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