Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Fisher, Donald M., 1967-

Title Lacrosse : a history of the game / Donald M. Fisher.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  796.347 FISHER    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  796.347 FISHER    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  796.347 FI    Check Shelf
Description xii, 361 pages, 28 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-354) and index.
Contents Contested ground : an introduction to the history of lacrosse -- Learning from the "sons of the forest" : the birth of modern lacrosse in Canada, 1860-1914 -- "King of the field games" : lacrosse in the United States, 1879-1919 -- "What are a few cuts...?" : defining and defending lacrosse, 1920-1945 -- "Mayhem on the lawn" : lacrosse in the United States and Canada, 1945-1970 -- The end of "the lords of lacrosse"? : the creator's game in the late twentieth century -- Ground still contested : North American cultures and the meaning of lacrosse.
Subject Lacrosse -- North America -- History.
ISBN 0801869382 alkaline paper
Add a Review