The Sunday Times Great Sporting Moments
50 Momentous Stories in Sports HistoryBook - 2001
This guide brings to life the greatest memorable sporting triumphs and disasters: from Jesse Owens at the Berlin Olympics to Tiger Woods's triumph at the US Open. Sporting dramas, endurance, tragedies and scandals - all are covered in this illustrated tribute to the world's greatest sporting moments. Sport and the 20th century are inextricably intertwined. What began as a pastime for gentlemen amateurs is today an industry generating billions and stirring passions across the globe. Great sporting triumphs - and disasters - have provided some of the century's most enduring images and most imperishable memories.
Publisher: London : Times, 2001.
Branch Call Number: 796 SUN
Characteristics: 224p. : col. ill., col. ports. ; 32 cm.
Alternative Title: The sporting century.