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The Resource Figure skating : a history, James R. Hines

Figure skating : a history, James R. Hines

Label
Figure skating : a history
Title
Figure skating
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
James R. Hines
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses skating's many technical and artistic advances, its important figures, its intrigues and scandals, and the historical high points during its evolution
Biography type
contains biographical information
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271672
Cataloging source
NOV
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1937-
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Hines, James R.
Dewey number
796.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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World Figure Skating Museum and Hall of Fame
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True
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Figure skating
Target audience
adult
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a history
Label
Figure skating : a history, James R. Hines
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. [435]-438
Contents
1. Skating before figures -- 2. England : the birthplace of figure skating -- 3. Skating in the new world -- 4. Skating on the continent -- 5. The end of an era -- 6. Competitive skating between the wars -- 7. Skating with a partner -- 8. Skating for an audience -- 9. The golden age of American skating -- 10. Recovery in Europe, pair skating, and ice dancing -- 11. The artistic sixties -- 12. The dynamic seventies -- 13. Skating redirected : lake placid to Albertville -- 14. Albertville to Salt Lake City -- 15. New disciplines -- 16. The world of professional skating -- App. A. World championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. B. European championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. C. Four continents championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. D. North American championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. E. Olympic games : medalists in figure skating
Control code
000026901259
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 456 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780252072864
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Figure skating : a history, James R. Hines
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. [435]-438
Contents
1. Skating before figures -- 2. England : the birthplace of figure skating -- 3. Skating in the new world -- 4. Skating on the continent -- 5. The end of an era -- 6. Competitive skating between the wars -- 7. Skating with a partner -- 8. Skating for an audience -- 9. The golden age of American skating -- 10. Recovery in Europe, pair skating, and ice dancing -- 11. The artistic sixties -- 12. The dynamic seventies -- 13. Skating redirected : lake placid to Albertville -- 14. Albertville to Salt Lake City -- 15. New disciplines -- 16. The world of professional skating -- App. A. World championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. B. European championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. C. Four continents championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. D. North American championships : medalists in figure skating -- App. E. Olympic games : medalists in figure skating
Control code
000026901259
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 456 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780252072864
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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