qNo other encyclopedia covers the world of women in international sports with such depth, currency, and detail. This three-volume, illustrated reference set provides articles on all aspects of the history and the current state of women's sports. Included are more than 230 biographies, 170 individual and group sports, and 75 country profiles, plus examinations of cultural, societal, health, and ethical issues.q--qOutstanding Reference Sources, q American Libraries, May 2001.In 1995 her achievements earned her a spot in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Miller was born on 3 January ... Her jersey, bearing the number 31, was the first basketball jersey retired in USC history. In the summer of 1986, anbsp;...
|Title||:||International Encyclopedia of Women and Sports: H-R|
|Author||:||Karen Christensen, Allen Guttmann, Gertrud Pfister|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan Library Reference - 2001|