restricted access   Volume 44, Number 3, Fall 2017

Table of Contents


The 1970 British Commonwealth Games: Scottish Reactions to Apartheid and Sporting Boycotts

pp. 367-383

C'mon, You Reds: The U.S. Communist Party's Workers' Soccer Association, 1927–35

pp. 384-398

Before Charles Atlas: Earle Liederman, the 1920s King of Mail-Order Muscle

pp. 399-420

Mud in the Tracks and Soviet Wax: Nikolai Vasil'ev at Russia's First International Ski Race, 1913

pp. 421-437

The Boxing Boys in Blue: Gloved Sparring and Bare-Knuckle Prizefighting in the Union Army, 1861–65

pp. 438-455

"Watch Britain": Movement Education, Transnational Exchanges, and the Contested Terrain of Physical Education in Mid-Twentieth-Century Canada

pp. 456-475

Film, Media, and Museum Reviews

Sport Historians on O. J.: Made in America

p. 476

Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide

pp. 477-479

The Patriarchal Journey of "The Juice"

pp. 479-481

Structuring Absences Revealed

pp. 481-483

Book Reviews

Leisure and Cultural Conflict in Twentieth-Century Britain ed. by Brett Bebber (review)

pp. 484-485

The Prehistories of Baseball by Seelochan Beharry (review)

pp. 485-486

War, Sport and the Anzac Tradition by Kevin Blackburn (review)

pp. 486-487

The Education of Gerald Ford by Hendrik Booraem (review)

pp. 487-488

Power Games: A Political History of the Olympics by Jules Boykoff (review)

p. 489

Greatness in the Shadows: Larry Doby and the Integration of the American League by Douglas M. Branson (review)

p. 490

Ralph Kiner: A Baseball Biography by Robert P. Broadwater (review)

p. 491

Changing the Playbook: How Power, Profit, and Politics Transformed College Sports by Howard P. Chudacoff (review)

pp. 492-493

Lawrence Grassi: From Piedmont to the Rocky Mountains by Elio Costa, and Gabriele Scardellato (review)

pp. 493-494

Le Football: A History of American Football in France by Russ Crawford (review)

pp. 494-495

Sportsmanship: Multidisciplinary Perspectives by Tim Delaney (review)

pp. 495-496

Scoreless: Omaha Central–Creighton Prep and Nebraska's Greatest High School Football Game by John Dechant (review)

pp. 496-497

Ezzard Charles: A Boxing Life by William Dettloff (review)

pp. 497-499

Dodgerland: Decadent Los Angeles and the 1977–78 Dodgers by Michael Fallon (review)

pp. 499-500

Playing for Change: The Continuing Struggle for Sport and Recreation ed. by Russell Field (review)

pp. 500-501

Asian American Basketball: A Century of Sport, Culture and Community by Joel S. Franks (review)

pp. 501-502

Counterpunch: The Cultural Battles over Heavyweight Prizefighting in the American West by Meg Frisbee (review)

pp. 502-503

A Scout's Report: My 70 Years in Baseball by George Genovese, with Dan Taylor (review)

pp. 503-505

The First Lady of Olympic Track: The Life and Times of Betty Robinson by Joe Gergen (review)

pp. 505-506

Alma Richards, Olympian by Larry R. Gerlach (review)

pp. 506-507

The Perfect Pass: American Genius and the Reinvention of Football by S. C. Gwynne (review)

pp. 507-508

Thrashing Seasons: Sporting Culture in Manitoba and the Genesis of Prairie Wrestling by C. Nathan Hatton (review)

pp. 508-509

Chronology of Latin Americans in Baseball, 1871–2015 by Lou Hernández (review)

pp. 509-510

Pan-Asian Sports and the Emergence of Modern Asia, 1913–1974 by Stefan Huebner (review)

pp. 510-511

National Football League Franchises—Team Performances, Financial Consequences by Frank P. Jozsa (review)

pp. 511-512

Ahead of the Curve: Inside the Baseball Revolution by Brian Kenny (review)

pp. 512-513

Ralph Guldahl: The Rise and Fall of the World's Greatest Golfer by Kevin Kenny (review)

pp. 513-514

Off-Track and Online: The Networked Spaces of Horse Racing by Holly Kruse (review)

pp. 514-515

Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty by Charles Leerhsen, and: Ty Cobb, Baseball, and American Manhood by Steven Elliott Tripp (review)

pp. 515-517

Sports Heroines in Film: A Critical Study of Cinematic Women Athletes, Coaches and Owners by Viridiana Lieberman (review)

pp. 517-519

Bob Davies, a Basketball Legend by Barry S. Martin (review)

pp. 519-520

A History of American Sports in 100 Objects by Cait Murphy (review)

pp. 520-521

Chill Factor: How a Minor-League Hockey Team Changed a City Forever by David Paitson, and Craig Merz (review)

pp. 521-522

Sex Testing: Gender Policing in Women's Sport by Lindsay Parks Pieper (review)

pp. 522-523

Happy Felsch: Banished Black Sox Center Fielder by Thomas Rathkamp (review)

p. 524

Success and Failure of Countries at the Olympic Games by Danyel Reiche (review)

p. 525

Mavericks, Money, and Men: The AFL, Black Players, and the Evolution of Modern Football by Charles K. Ross (review)

p. 526

Striking Distance: Bruce Lee and the Dawn of Martial Arts in America by Charles Russo (review)

pp. 527-528

Blackguards and Red Stockings: A History of Baseball's National Association, 1871–1875 by William J. Ryczek (review)

pp. 528-529

Glory and Heartbreak: The History of Intercollegiate Men's Basketball in the SF Bay Area by Bernie Schneider (review)

pp. 529-530

West Texas Middleweight: The Story of Lavern Roach by Frank Sikes (review)

pp. 530-531

Wounded Lions: Joe Paterno, Jerry Sandusky, and the Crisis in Penn State Athletics by Ronald A. Smith (review)

pp. 531-533

The Sovereign Colony: Olympic Sport, National Identity, and International Politics in Puerto Rico by Antonio Sotomayor (review)

pp. 533-534

Wartime Basketball: The Emergence of a National Sport during World War II by Douglas Stark (review)

pp. 534-535

Philly Sports: Teams, Games, and Athletes from Rocky's Town ed. by Ryan A. Swanson and David K. Wiggins (review)

pp. 535-536

Baseball in Territorial Arizona: A History, 1863–1912 by John Darrin Tenney (review)

pp. 536-537

Fight Sports and American Masculinity: Salvation in Violence from 1607 to the Present by Christopher David Thrasher (review)

pp. 538-539

The NFL in the 1970s by Joe Zagorski (review)

pp. 539-540