A Graphic History of Sport: An Illustrated Chronicle of the Greatest Wins, Misses, and Matchups from the Games We Love (Hardcover)

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Description


Every sport has its legends . . .

THE RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE
THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES
THE PINE TAR INCIDENT
THE STEEL CURTAIN
PHI SLAMA JAMA

A Graphic History of Sport presents artist Andrew Janik’s survey of the weird and wonderful world of athletic competition. The unforgettable plays and over-the-top personalities, the heated rivalries and storied dynasties— all come to vivid life in a series of illustrations filled with subtle wit and a modern design aesthetic. Each illustration is paired with a detailed historic overview as well as surprising stats and trivia, capturing a true sports fan’s delight in the games we love to love and the players we love to hate.

About the Author


Andrew Janik is an artist and illustrator and the creator of the instagram account @lessonsinsport


Product Details
ISBN: 9781101906996
ISBN-10: 1101906995
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
Publication Date: February 28th, 2017
Pages: 112
Language: English