Historical Dictionary of Tennis Hardback
by John Grasso
Part of the Historical Dictionaries of Sports series
The Historical Dictionary of Tennis presents a comprehensive history of the game through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, photos, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on places, teams, terminology, and people, including Arthur Ashe, Bjoern Borg, Don Budge, Chris Evert, Roger Federer, Billie Jean King, Rod Laver, Suzanne Lenglen, John McEnroe, Rafael Nadal, Martina Navratilova, and Bill Tilden.
Appendixes of the members of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, the Major Championships of Tennis, and the Olympic games are included.
This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about tennis.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 444 pages
- Publisher: Scarecrow Press
- Publication Date: 22/08/2011
- Category: Reference works
- ISBN: 9780810872370
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