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Cox, Richard William 1953-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 146 publications in 1 language and 2,253 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Encyclopedias  Sources  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV605, 016.7960941
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Most widely held works by Richard William Cox
Encyclopedia of British sport by Richard William Cox( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This overview of sport in Britain, from its earliest origins to the end of the 20th century, includes A-Z entries on sports, organizations and events. The volume provides outline histories of each sport and identifies key organizations, individuals, famous clubs, major competitions, events, venues and incidents. It also looks at key concepts, themes and terminology, and covers such topics as drugs, crowd behaviour, amateurism, handicapping and fairplay, plus sport in film, literature and painting
International sport : a bibliography, 1995-1999 : including index to sports history journals, conference proceedings and essay collections by Richard William Cox( Book )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has been an explosion in the quantity of sports history literature published in recent years, making it increasingly difficult to keep abreast of developments. The annual number of publications has increased from around 250 to 1,000 a year over the last decade. This is due in part to the fact that during the late 1980s and 90s, many clubs, leagues and governing bodies of sport have celebrated their centenaries and produced histories to mark this occasion and commemorate their achievements. It is also the result of the growing popularity and realisation of the importance of sport histor
Sport in Britain : a bibliography of historical publications, 1800-1987 by Richard William Cox( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of British football( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This illustrated, one-stop overview of football in Britain from its earliest origins to the present day includes over 250 entries. Arranged in an easy-to-use alphabetical format, each entry focuses on key organisations or individuals, famous clubs, major competitions, events, venues and incidents as well as important issues such as gender, racism, commercialisation, professionalism and drugs, and alcohol and football."--Jacket
British sport : a bibliography to 2000 by Richard William Cox( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of sport : a guide to the literature and sources of information by Richard William Cox( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index to sporting manuscripts in the UK by Richard William Cox( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sport--a guide to historical sources in the UK by Richard William Cox( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grossbritannien, Geschichte, Adressbuch
British sport : a bibliography to 2000. Vol. 1, Nationwide histories by Richard William Cox( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International sport : a bibliography by Richard William Cox( )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature and human nature : the art of Adolf Dehn by Adolf Dehn( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science of canoeing : a guide for competitors and coaches to understanding and improving performance in sprint and marathon kayaking by Richard William Cox( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British sport : a bibliography to 2000. Vol. 3, Biographical studies of British sportsmen, sportswomen and animals by Richard William Cox( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sport and the Internet : an introduction to the Internet for people in sport by Richard William Cox( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British sport : a bibliography to 2000 by Richard William Cox( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Internet as a resource for the sports historian by Richard William Cox( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you switched on? : the Internet as a resource for university administrators by Richard William Cox( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of sport : a guide to historiography, research methodology and sources of information by Richard William Cox( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theses for higher degrees in progress on the history of sport, physical education and recreation in British universities by Richard William Cox( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International Sport : a Bibliography, 1995-1999( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The explosion of sports history literature in the late 20th/early 21st century has made it increasingly difficult to keep abreast of what is published: the annual number of publications has increased from around 250 to 1000 a year over the last decade. Th
 
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Encyclopedia of British sport
Alternative Names
Cox, R. W.

Cox, Richard

Cox, Richard 1953-

Cox, Richard W. 1953-

Languages
English (138)

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International sport : a bibliography, 1995-1999 : including index to sports history journals, conference proceedings and essay collectionsEncyclopedia of British footballBritish sport : a bibliography to 2000British sport : a bibliography to 2000. Vol. 1, Nationwide historiesBritish sport : a bibliography to 2000. Vol. 3, Biographical studies of British sportsmen, sportswomen and animalsBritish sport : a bibliography to 2000