The Shared Origins of Football, Rugby, and Soccer

The Shared Origins of Football, Rugby, and Soccer

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What are the origins of all the modern day contact sports, from grid iron football to Aussie Rules, rugby, and soccer? In this book, Christopher Rowley reveals how ball games arose and took shape into what we know today as football, soccer, rugby, and others. Ball games are traced back to ancient Egypt, Shang China, and the Olmecs in Meso-America, through the Greeks and the Romans, up to the period of 1840-1880 where the modern day codes began, and on to the present.… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 10, 2015)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 260 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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