A Graphic History of Sport

An Illustrated Chronicle of the Greatest Wins, Misses, and Matchups from the Games We Love
Author(s): Andrew Janik
Original Publish Date: Feb 28, 2017
Product Number: EB00630405
Released: Feb 28, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101907009
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
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Every sport has its legends . . . THE RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES THE PINE TAR INCIDENT THE STEEL CURTAIN PHI SLAMA JAMA A Graphic History of Sport presents artist Andrew Janik's survey of the weird and wonderful world of athletic competition. The unforgettable plays and over-the-top personalities, the heated rivalries and storied dynasties— all come to vivid life in a series of illustrations filled with subtle wit and a modern design aesthetic. Each illustration is paired with a detailed historic overview as well as surprising stats and trivia, capturing a true sports fan's delight in the games we love to love and the players we love to hate.

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