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Knitting and the Olympic Games: clothing, competition, culture and commerce
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-05-01)
A critical survey of some of the ways in which knitting has inter-acted with the Olympic Games and its predecessors.
(De Gruyter, 2018-02-01)
This is the Afterword to a collection of essays on sport and the Cold war. It summarises the chapters' key themes, relates the collection to existing literature on sport and politics, and looks forward to new research themes.
Sport, Gender and Sexuality at the 1908 London Olympic Games
A critical survey of issues relating to gender and sexuality at the 1908 London Olympic Games.
Introduction: The Empire and Commonwealth Games and the Challenge of History
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
This is the introduction to a special issue of the journal Sport in Histiry, dedicated to the British Empire and Commonwealth Games. It provides a survey of the event's history and historiography, raises critical questions ...
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
A biography of the British wrestler Mick McManus (1921-2013) for the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.