The rise of the phoenix : the story of sport in the new South Africa / Peter Joyce

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Material Type
PRINTED MATL
Author
Joyce, Peter, 1935- author. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86027043
Imprint
Cape Town, South Africa : Zebra Press, 2014.

Details

Phys. Description
227 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-210) and index.
Summary
This book reveals the story of what happened in South Africa after years of sporting isolation in the dark days of apartheid, and with the advent of democracy. It covers the feats of our golfing greats, swimming sensations, rugby heroes, cricketing giants, and soccer stars.
Subject
Sports -- South Africa -- History.
Sports -- South Africa.
Soccer -- South Africa -- History.
Rugby football -- South Africa -- History.
Cricket -- South Africa -- History.
Swimming -- South Africa -- History.
Golf -- South Africa -- History.
Sports and state. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85126912
ISBN
9781770227132 (pbk.)
177022713X (pbk.)
Marc
GV667 .J72 2014
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