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Sports and Leisure
February 2015


This page identifies materials which were added to the Library Catalog and made available in the Libraries during the month indicated above.

Click on a title to determine which Rutgers libraries own that title as well as its current availability.

Call NumberTitleAuthorPublisher/Date
GV706.32.H38 2013The new plantation : Black athletes, college sports, and predominantly White NCAA institutions / Billy HawkinsHawkins, Billy C. (Billy Carl)New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2013]
GV714.5.T39 2013Contesting constructed Indian-ness : the intersection of the frontier, masculinity, and whiteness in Native American mascot representations / Michael TaylorTaylor, Michael, 1962-Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2013]
GV863.A1S95 2009The integration of Major League Baseball : a team by team history / Rick SwaineSwaine, Rick, 1950-Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2009.
GV865.M38E53 1992Willie's time : a memoir / Charles EinsteinEinstein, CharlesNew York : Penguin Books, 1992, ©1989.
GV865.R6A3 2013Beyond home plate : Jackie Robinson on life after baseball / edited by Michael G. LongRobinson, Jackie, 1919-1972Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2013.
GV867.3.S55 1992Baseball nicknames : a dictionary of origins and meanings / by James K. Skipper, JrSkipper, James KJefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©1992.
GV867.64.L36 2012Conspiracy of silence : sportswriters and the long campaign to desegregate baseball / Chris LambLamb, Chris, 1958-Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2012.
GV875.B58D86 2013Color blind : the forgotten team that broke baseball's color line / Tom DunkelDunkel, Tom, authorNew York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2013]
GV875.F4O36 1989xThe Federal League of 1914-1915 : baseball's third major league / compiled, written & assembled by Marc OkkonenOkkonen, MarcGarrett Park, MD : Society for American Baseball Research, ©1989.
GV950.F74 2013Breaking the line : the season in Black college football that transformed the sport and changed the course of civil rights / Samuel G. FreedmanFreedman, Samuel GNew York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
GV1032.C84N97 2013Mad for speed : the racing life of Joan Newton Cuneo / Elsa A. Nystrom ; foreword by Dick NewtonNystrom, Elsa AJefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2013]
GV1203.C344 2014Children's games in the new media age : childlore, media and the playground / edited by Andrew Burn and Chris RichardsFarnham, Surrey : Ashgate, [2014]
GV1469.15.Y44 2014The proteus paradox : how online games and virtual worlds change us- and how they don't / Nick YeeYee, Nick, 1979-New Haven : Yale University Press, [2014]
GV1469.17.S63M85 2014Multiplayer : the social aspects of digital gaming / edited by Thorsten Quandt and Sonja KrögerLondon ; New York : Routledge, 2014.