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The tennis book : the illustrated encyclopedia of world tennis, John Parsons with Henry Wancke

Label
The tennis book : the illustrated encyclopedia of world tennis
Title
The tennis book
Title remainder
the illustrated encyclopedia of world tennis
Statement of responsibility
John Parsons with Henry Wancke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Tennis Book' traces the game from its humble beginnings in the 1800s through to what has become a global sport in the 21st century. Packed with over 200 photographs and complete with a record of all Grand Slam winners, every player, every tournament and every issue of importance in the game is highlighted in detail
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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d. 2004
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Parsons, John
Dewey number
796.342
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV995
LC item number
.P37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
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Wancke, Henry
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Tennis
Label
The tennis book : the illustrated encyclopedia of world tennis, John Parsons with Henry Wancke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The origins of the game -- Tennis around the world -- The great tournaments -- Legends of the court -- The great players -- The great arenas -- The great matches -- The business of tennis -- The rules of tennis -- Equipment -- Politics -- Scandals and controversies -- The oddities of tennis -- Tennis records -- Tennis chronology
Control code
ocn775029530
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781780970127
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)775029530
Label
The tennis book : the illustrated encyclopedia of world tennis, John Parsons with Henry Wancke
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The origins of the game -- Tennis around the world -- The great tournaments -- Legends of the court -- The great players -- The great arenas -- The great matches -- The business of tennis -- The rules of tennis -- Equipment -- Politics -- Scandals and controversies -- The oddities of tennis -- Tennis records -- Tennis chronology
Control code
ocn775029530
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781780970127
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)775029530

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