The Struggle for Canadian Sport

By: Kidd, Bruce

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"Winner of the 1997 North American Society for Sports History book award and an honourable mention for the Canadian Historical Association's 1997 Sir John A. Macdonald Prize." An ambitious undertaking detailing the social history of Canadian sport. This copy inscribed and signed by Kidd on title page. Inscription reads: "For Sally,/in admiration and/friendship. All the/very best for Salt Lake/City./Bruce." The Sally in question is Sally Rehorick of Fredericton, New Brunswick, who served as Canada's Chef de Mission for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City. 323 pages (including notes, credits, index), illustrated. Moderate general reading wear.

Title: The Struggle for Canadian Sport

Author Name: Kidd, Bruce

Categories: Sports (miscellaneous), Signed (all categories),

Edition: 3rd edition

Publisher: Toronto & Buffalo & London, University of Toronto Press: 1999

ISBN Number: 0-8020-7664-5

ISBN Number 13: 9780802076649

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 015268

Keywords: Bruce Kidd, Canadians, Canadian athletes, societies