Diamonds Around The Globe

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Peter C. Bjarkman | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313322686
ISBN 13 : 9780313322686

Looks at the history of baseball in a variety of countries, including Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Cuba, and includes profiles of each country's teams and top players...

Baseball Without Borders

Pub Date : 2006-11 | Author : George Gmelch | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 9780803271258
ISBN 13 : 0803271255

A collection of original essays about baseball in other cultures, notably Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Pacific, which explores a wide range of issues for each region...

The Culture Of Japan As Seen Through Its Leisure

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Sepp Linhart | Publisher : SUNY Press

ISBN 10 : 0791437914
ISBN 13 : 9780791437919

The Culture of Japan as Seen through Its Leisure brings together scholars of various disciplines from around the globe to discuss different forms of leisure activities in past and ..

501 Baseball Books Fans Must Read Before They Die

Pub Date : 2013-04 | Author : Ron Kaplan | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 9780803240735
ISBN 13 : 0803240732

Propounding his “small ball theory” of sports literature, George Plimpton proposed that “the smaller the ball, the more formidable the literature.” Of course he had the rel..

Baseball Beyond Our Borders

Pub Date : 2017 | Author : George Gmelch | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 9780803276826
ISBN 13 : 0803276826

"A collection of essays about baseball in other countries across the globe that explores a wide range of issues for each region"--..

La Terre Est Plate

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Thomas L. Friedman | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 2262033420
ISBN 13 : 9782262033422

Selon Paul Eluard, la Terre est bleue comme une orange. Suivant un regard plus prosaïque, elle a longtemps représenté une sphère bipolaire dominée par les Etats-Unis et l'Unio..