The Resource Soccer stories : anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats, Donn Risolo, (electronic resource)

Soccer stories : anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats, Donn Risolo, (electronic resource)

Label
Soccer stories : anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats
Title
Soccer stories
Title remainder
anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats
Statement of responsibility
Donn Risolo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Taking readers as far afield as the Faeroe Islands, Thailand, Madagascar, Belarus, Bhutan, and the North Pole, the selections in Soccer Stories range from the strange (Brazilian players paid in cattle by their cash-strapped club) to the wild (the Mexican prison warden who threw open all the cell doors in celebration of a World Cup victory) to the comical (the referee who ejected himself). Here is the plane crash that wiped out the Italian team on the eve of its fifth straight national championship; the spiteful African club that scored 149 goals against itself in one game; and the youngster wh
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Risolo, Donn
Dewey number
796.334
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV943.2
LC item number
.R57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soccer
  • Soccer
Label
Soccer stories : anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats, Donn Risolo, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; 1. Everyone, Everywhere; 2. History; 3. World Cup; 4. Misbehavior; 5. Soccer, War, and Peace; 6. America; 7. Referees; 8. Coaches; 9. Superlatives; 10. Snafus; 11. Tragedies; 12. Only in Soccer; Bibliographic Essay
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (404 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613050885
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000061822
  • (EBL)619236
  • (OCoLC)693762049
  • (SSID)ssj0000473214
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12168207
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000473214
  • (PQKBWorkID)10436858
  • (PQKB)10391416
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC619236
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000061822
Label
Soccer stories : anecdotes, oddities, lore, and amazing feats, Donn Risolo, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; 1. Everyone, Everywhere; 2. History; 3. World Cup; 4. Misbehavior; 5. Soccer, War, and Peace; 6. America; 7. Referees; 8. Coaches; 9. Superlatives; 10. Snafus; 11. Tragedies; 12. Only in Soccer; Bibliographic Essay
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (404 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613050885
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000061822
  • (EBL)619236
  • (OCoLC)693762049
  • (SSID)ssj0000473214
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12168207
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000473214
  • (PQKBWorkID)10436858
  • (PQKB)10391416
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC619236
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000061822

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