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Europa’s Lost Expedition
descrição: This classically styled, chilling murder mystery about an expedition under the ice of Jupiter’s ocean moon Europa, backed up by the latest scientific findings on this icy satellite. The science fiction premise explores real possibilities of exploring...
European Football and Collective Memory
W. Pyta; N. Ha...
descrição: Is it possible for football matches or players to help forge a collective European identity? Pyta and Haverman seek to answer this question through a detailed analysis of how football is remembered across the continent. European Football and Collecti...
Exercise in the Female Life-Cycle in Britain, 1930...
descrição: This book examines how
adolescence, menstruation and pregnancy were experienced or ‘managed’ by
active women in Britain between 1930 and 1970, and how their athletic
life-styles interacted with their working lives, marriage and motherhood. It expl...
descrição: Sind wir allein im Universum? Obwohl unsere technischen Möglichkeiten auch heute noch sehr begrenzt sind, ist es Forschern gelungen, zahlreiche interessante Welten aufzuspüren. Bisher wurden über 450 extrasolare Planeten entdeckt, kreisend um mehr al...
Expedition zu fremden Welten
Ralf Jaumann; Ulrich...
descrição: Sie begeistern sich für Astronomie und Astrophysik? Tauchen Sie mit diesem Buch in die atemberaubenden Welten unserer kosmischen Nachbarschaft ein: Lassen Sie sich auf faszinierende Monde entführen, erfahren Sie, welche geologischen Mechanismen die P...
descrição: This book celebrates the final spaceflight in the Mercury series, flown by NASA astronaut Gordon Cooper, who led an adventurous life in the cockpit of airplanes and spacecraft alike, and on his Mercury mission he became the last American ever to rock...
Female Football Players and Fans
descrição: This volume draws upon social science and historical approaches to provide insights into the world of women’s football and female fans. It gives an in-depth analysis of the development of the women’s game in different European countries and examines ...
Linda K. Fuller
descrição: This book examines women's participation in the Olympic Games since they were allowed to be included in that global arena. Using a holistic, social scientific approach, and emphasizing the rhetoric of sport mediatization, Female Olympians reviews the...
Finding a Million-Star Hotel
descrição: Bob Mizon, one of the world’s best known campaigners against the veil of light pollution that has taken away the starry sky from most of the world’s population, takes readers to a hundred places in the UK and the USA where the wonders of the night sk...
descrição: This book provides a sociological perspective on fitness culture as developed in commercial gyms, investigating the cultural relevance of gyms in terms of the history of the commercialization of body discipline, the negotiation of gender identities a...
Football and Supporter Activism in Europe
Borja García; Jinming...
descrição: This book is the first to explore and compare football governance, fandom culture and supporter engagement in Europe. With a specific focus on supporter activism and campaigning, the collection provides a comparative study of several European countri...
Football and the FA Women’s Super League
C. Dunn; J. We...
descrição: Women's football is the fastest growing participation sport in the UK. This book critically explores women's elite football from a sociological perspective, analysing the growth, governance and impact of the FA Women's Super League from its inception...