The Arena

The Arena

Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-scalping, Mascot-racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport

Book - 2017
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The American sports stadium, for all its raucous glory, is an overlooked centerpiecea veritable templeof our national culture. A hallowed ground for communal worship, this is where history is made on grass, artificial turf, hardwood, and even ice; where nostalgia flows as freely as ten-dollar beers; where everything thrills, from exploding fireworks to grinning cheerleaders.
Publisher: New York :, Liveright Publishing Company, a division of W.W. Norton & Company,, [2017]
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9781631491276
Branch Call Number: 796.06873 KOH NVD
Characteristics: xi, 401 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Arena


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