Supported by a startling wealth of linguistic and documentary research, Gillmeister charts the global evolution of tennis from its origins in the early Middle Ages to the appearance of the modern game in the 20th century. Along the way, he debunks established myths about the history of the game, including those surrounding the invention of the Davis Cup. 136 illustrations, 16 in color.A Manual ofthe Writings in Middle English 105 0-1500, Fascicule 1, I. Romances, New Haven, CN: Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1967. ... 526 Simon , H.O., a#39;BeitrAcige zur TennisGeschichtea#39;, in Tennis and Golf, 4 (1927), pp. 120f.
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