Publisher: Trieste Publishing
Product Dimensions: 6.14 x 9.21 inches
About the Book
Books about the History of Sports and Recreation discuss the invention, and development of games, sports and leisure activities dating back 5,000 years. Titles include: Sporting Sketches, and Silver fields, and other sketches of a farmer-sportsman.
Also in this Book
Books about Sport discuss the history, rules, and conventions of a wide range of competitive games that require varying degrees of physical aptitude and strategy, and may be played by two or more individual competitors, or two or more competing teams. Titles include: American Football, How I became a sportsman: being early reminiscences of a veteran sportsman, Sport, The Book of Sports, and Die psychologische Theorie des Sports.
And in this Book
Books about Adventure Travel discuss aspects of a specialized form of travel that generally involves exotic or physically difficult locations around the world, entails some risks, and requires stamina, skills and physical strength. Titles include: Manual of pack transportation, Spherical Ballooning, Some of the Requirements, and Tenting to-night; a chronicle of sport and adventure in Glacier park and the Cascade mountains.
Trieste Publishing’s aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and non-fiction literature that has stood the test of time. Our titles are produced from scans of the original books and as a result may sometimes have imperfections. To ensure a high-quality product we have:
- thoroughly reviewed every page of all the books in the catalog
- repaired some of the text in some cases, and
- rejected titles that are not of the highest quality.
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