restricted access   Volume 41, Number 1, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

In Memorium

Guy Maxton Lewis, 1926–2013

pp. 1-2

Forum: Filmic Sport History


p. 3

The Loneliness of Learning to Labor

pp. 5-14

Representing “The Rocket”: The Filmic Use of Maurice Richard in Canadian History

pp. 15-28

The Truth about Historical Sport Films

pp. 29-45

Truth and Reality in Screening Sports’ Pasts: Sports Films, Public History, and Truthfulness

pp. 47-54


The Berlusconization of Post-Soviet Football in Russia and the Ukraine: Money Scores Goals, Goals Win Titles, and Titles Win Popularity

pp. 55-72

Racing with Death: The Not-So-Ordinary Happenings of the 1932 Lake Placid Olympic Bobsled Events

pp. 73-93

A Universal Dilemma: The British Sporting Life and the Complex, Contested, and Contradictory State of Amateurism

pp. 95-116

The Test of Time

Counting the Ways: Wray Vamplew’s Pay Up and Play the Game and Its Importance to Sport History

pp. 117-128

The Struggle for Canadian Sport

pp. 129-139

Film, Media, and Museum Reviews

26 Years: The Dewey Bozella Story, and: Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo, and: Bad Boys of Summer (review)

pp. 141-144

42: The Jackie Robinson Story: Three Views (review)

pp. 145-146

42: The Jackie Robinson Story(2013)

pp. 147-148

42: The Jackie Robinson Story(2013) (review)

p. 149

Book Reviews

Baseball’s Last Great Scout: The Life of Hugh Alexander by Dan Austin (review)

pp. 151-152

Hillside Fields: A History of Sports in West Virginia by Bob Barnett (review)

pp. 153-154

The Badgers: Milwaukee’s NFL Entry of 1922–1926 by Michael D. Benter (review)

p. 154

Racism in College Athletics ed. by Dana Brooks, Ronald Althouse (review)

pp. 155-156

Advancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL by N. Jeremi Duru (review)

pp. 156-157

Fields of Play: An Ethnography of Children’s Sports by Noel Dyck (review)

pp. 158-159

Mr. Wrigley’s Ball Club: Chicago and the Cubs during the Jazz Age by Robert Ehrgott (review)

pp. 159-160

Citizens and Sportsmen: Fútbol and Politics in Twentieth-century Chile by Brenda Elsey (review)

pp. 161-162

Sport, Philosophy, and Good Lives by Randolph Feezell (review)

pp. 162-163

Speak English! The Rise of Latinos in Baseball by Rafael Hermoso (review)

pp. 164-165

Aretism: An Ancient Sports Philosophy for the Modern Sports World by M. Andrew Holochak, Heather L. Reid (review)

pp. 165-166

At the Fights ed. by George Kimball, John Schulian (review)

pp. 167-168

Conspiracy of Silence: Sportswriters and the Long Campaign to Desegregate Baseball by Chris Lamb (review)

pp. 169-170

Beyond Home Plate: Jackie Robinson on Life after Baseball ed. by Michael G. Long (review)

pp. 170-172

Sportista: Female Fandom in the United States by Andrei S. Markovits, Emily K. Albertson (review)

pp. 172-173

Never Say Die: A Kentucky Colt, the Epsom Derby, and the Rise of the Modern Thoroughbred Industry by James C. Nicholson (review)

p. 174

Stickhandling through the Margins: First Nations Hockey in Canada by Michael A. Robidoux (review)

pp. 175-176

Friday Night Fighter: Gasper “Indio” Ortega and the Golden Age of Television Boxing by Troy Rondinone (review)

pp. 176-177

American Jews and America’s Game: Voices of a Growing Legacy in Baseball by Larry Ruttman (review)

pp. 178-179

Olympic Visions: Images of the Games through History by Mike O’Mahony (review)

pp. 180-181

Showdown: JFK and the Integration of the Washington Redskins by Thomas G. Smith (review)

pp. 181-182

Drama and Pride in the Gateway City: The 1964 St. Louis Cardinals ed. by John Harry Stahl and Bill Nowlin (review)

pp. 183-184

The Poet: The Life and Los Angeles Times of Jim Murray by Steven Travers (review)

pp. 184-185

Active Bodies: A History of Women’s Physical Education in Twentieth Century America by Martha H. Verbrugge (review)

pp. 186-187

Smoky Joe Wood: The Biography of a Baseball Legend by Gerald C. Wood (review)

pp. 188-189

In the Best Interests of Baseball? Governing the National Pastime by Andrew Zimbalist (review)

pp. 189-190