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Sporting venues books

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The Arena Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-Scalping, Mascot-Racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport by Rafi Kohan The Arena Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-Scalping, Mascot-Racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport

Riotous fan behavior, behind-the-scenes machinations, and madcap histories dominate in this unrivaled exploration of the modern American sports stadium.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Remembering the Stick Candlestick Park-1960-2013 by Steven Travers Remembering the Stick Candlestick Park-1960-2013

Candlestick Park was loved and hated by sports teams and fans alike for its 43 years of existence. Built on a landfill above a garbage dump in a city rocked by an 8.6 earthquake only 54 years earlier, it was...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/05/2017

Sports Park by The Images Publishing Group Sports Park

Features the newest outdoor recreational design projects from designers around the world, illustrating new and exciting ideas for sports park landscape design.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2016

Non-League Club Directory 2015 by Tony Williams Non-League Club Directory 2015


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2014

The Rise of Stadiums in the Modern United States Cathedrals of Sport by Mark Dyreson The Rise of Stadiums in the Modern United States Cathedrals of Sport

This book offers original interpretations of the 'built environments' that shape sport in US society. It details the complex political, economic, social, and cultural issues that shaped the construction of the nation's most iconic modern buildings-the new American secular cathedrals.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2013

Croke Park A History by Tim Carey Croke Park A History

When the GAA purchased what became known as Croke Park in 1913, they cannot have imagined it would become a sports icon in Ireland's national consciousness. This updated edition includes new material on the reconstructed historic Hill 16, the new...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/03/2013

Living the Dream A Photographic Journal of the Epic First Season at the Iconic American Express Community Stadium by Paul Hazlewood, Bennett Dean Living the Dream A Photographic Journal of the Epic First Season at the Iconic American Express Community Stadium
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2012

When Kiwi's Fly A Sports Tour of Great Britain by Duncan Perkinson When Kiwi's Fly A Sports Tour of Great Britain


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2012

Other books in this genre

Places We Play Ireland's Sporting Heritage by Mike Cronin, Roisin Higgins Places We Play Ireland's Sporting Heritage
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How many of us ever take the time to think about the history of Ireland's sporting sites? This book urges us to do just that. From national stadia to local pitches, from exclusive golf courses to derelict sites of former...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2011

Played in Tyne and Wear Charting the Heritage of People at Play by Lynn Pearson Played in Tyne and Wear Charting the Heritage of People at Play

It used to be said that whenever a football manager needed a goal scorer all he had to do was travel to the North East, call down a mineshaft and up would pop a centre forward. This book guides the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2010

Soldier Field A Stadium and Its City by Liam T.A. Ford Soldier Field A Stadium and Its City

Sports fans nationwide know Soldier Field as the home of the Chicago Bears. For decades its signature columns provided an iconic backdrop for gridiron matches, but few realize that the stadium has been much more than that. This title explores...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2009

The Rise of Stadiums in the Modern United States by Mark Dyreson The Rise of Stadiums in the Modern United States

Many Americans know more about the stadiums that loom over their cityscapes or college campuses than they do about any other aspect of the nation's geography. This book explores the role of stadiums in shaping urban identities, determining the economics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2009

Sports Facilities and Technologies by Peter Culley, John Pascoe Sports Facilities and Technologies
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Developers, designers and operators need to create versatile sport and leisure amenities that are of lasting value to local and wider communities. Placing facilities design and operation at the centre of sports development, this book adopts an approach, integrating experience...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2009

Capital Sporting Grounds A History of Stadium and Ballpark Construction in Washington, D.C. by Brett L. Abrams Capital Sporting Grounds A History of Stadium and Ballpark Construction in Washington, D.C.

The stadium for the expansion Washington Nationals baseball team cost over $600 million dollars and while opponents decried the waste of taxpayer money, supporters promised the stadium would generate economic development. This title describes the district's past stadiums, tracks and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2008

A Fan's Guide European Football Grounds by Stuart N. Fuller A Fan's Guide European Football Grounds

A guide which includes the stadia scheduled for use in the Euro 2008 competition in Austria and Switzerland.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2008

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