Sport and the British

Sport and the British❮Read❯ ➵ Sport and the British Author Clare Balding – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Apart from the English language itself the invention of modern sport has been our major cultural legacy to the rest of the world In this 30 part narrative history series with the help of the academic Apart from the English language itself the invention of modern sport has been our major cultural legacy to the rest of the world In this part narrative history series with the help of the academic team from the International Centre for Sports History and Culture at De Montfort University Clare looks at the uniue and vital role sport has played and continues to play in our national life Clare travels to Rugby which can claim to be the birthplace of Sport and PDF \ the modern Olympics and she also investigates the role our sporting heroes play in shaping national identity—and rivalry She discovers the vital role gambling has played as well as the change from amateur to professional sport From the birth of broadcasting to the way television has changed our relationship with sport forever—via the British Empire and the importance of sport between both world wars—this is a historic series about our national passion and how the British took sport to the world Due to copyright reasons this contains edited versions of the episodes that were originally broadcast CDs hrs mins.

Sport and the British ePUB È Sport and  PDF \
  • Audio CD
  • 7 pages
  • Sport and the British
  • Clare Balding
  • English
  • 24 January 2015
  • 9781445886299