Sports and Games of the Ancients - Sports & Games Through History S. (Hardback)
  • Sports and Games of the Ancients - Sports & Games Through History S. (Hardback)
zoom

Sports and Games of the Ancients - Sports & Games Through History S. (Hardback)

(author)
£37.00
Hardback Published: 30/06/2002
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
Divided according to 7 geopolitical regions of the world, Sports and Games of the Ancients describes the sports, games, and play of our earliest ancestors. Their need for survival in often hostile conditions enable them to develop skills such as long distance running or archery, and these skills were then practiced in friendly competitions that evolved into our modern day marathons and Olympic events. Covering such games as Africa's mancala and senet, the martial arts of Asia, the log run and Tejo of Latin America, and the boomerang and surfing of Oceania, this volume provides a solid picture of the sports and games of our ancient ancestors.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313316005
Weight: 568 g
Dimensions: 230 x 162 x 25 mm

You may also be interested in...

Rough Ride
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
1000 Ultimate Adventures
Added to basket
Extreme Sleeps
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Paper Lion
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Iron War
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Sports Supplements
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Shadow Box
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Deep
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
What Sport Tells Us About Life
Added to basket
Can't Swim, Can't Ride, Can't Run
Added to basket
Mathletics
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Rise of Superman
Added to basket
Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook
Added to basket
The Sports Book
Added to basket
DK
£20.00
Hardback
The Sports Gene
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Islands
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.