The International Journal of the History of Sport, Volume 39, 2022, Issue 2


Physical Culture and the Process of Human Improvement in Post-Revolutionary Russia
Yana Grigoryan & Kira Bogatyreva
Pages: 127-147 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2038570

The Trade Union Sport Organisation in Communist Romania between 1973 and 1989: Workplace Gymnastics, Mass and Elite Sport
Simona Petracovschi & Leon Gombos
Pages: 148-173 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2048819

A Historical Narrative of High School Athletics Amongst ‘Coloured’ Communities in Cape Town, South Africa, with Special Reference to the Western Province Senior Schools Sports Union, 1956-1972
Roderick Willis
Pages: 174-192 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2045961

Willy Richard Frantz Seewald (1900–1929): The Brazilian Sportsman in the 1924 Olympic Games
Carolina Fernandes da Silva, Janice Zarpellon Mazo, Bruna Letícia de Borba & Guy Ginciene
Pages: 193-209 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2042263

The (Not So) United Soccer of Atlanta: An Early History of Class Distinction and Racial Separatism in Organized Youth Soccer
Sean Seiler & Jepkorir Rose Chepyator-Thomson
Pages: 210-239 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2046559

Book Reviews

The Anthropology of Sport: Bodies, Borders, Biopolitics
By Niko Besnier, Susan Brownell, and Thomas F. Carter, Oakland, University of California Press, 2018, 321 pp., £24.00 (Paperback), ISBN: 978-0-52028-901-7
Lindsay Parks Pieper
Pages: 240-241 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035993

George Giffen: A Biography
By Bernard Whimpress, Sydney, Walla Walla Press, 2020, x + 236 pp, AUD $65 (Hardback), ISBN: 978-1-876718-36-7
Geoff Watson
Pages: 241-243 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035994

A History of the British Sporting Journalist, c.1850-1939 James Catton, Sports Reporter
Stephen Tate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2020, Xvi + 425pp, £67.99 (Hardback), ISBN1: 1-5275-4487-7; ISBN13: 978-1-5275-4487-1
Bernard Whimpress
Pages: 243-245 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035995

Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball
Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball, by James Duane Bolin, Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky, 2020, 432 pp., $24.95 (Paperback), ISBN 9780813181066
Robert D. McDermand
Pages: 245-247 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035996

The Big O: The Life and Times of Olsen Filipaina, Pacific Revolution Pioneer
By Patrick Skene, Auckland, Upstart Press, 2020, 336 pp., $NZ39.99 (Paperback), ISBN 978-1-988516-84-4
Ron Palenski
Pages: 247-248 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035997

Australia’s Game: The History of Australian Football
Matthew Nicholson, Bob Stewart, Greg de Moore and Rob Hess, Melbourne, Hardie Grant Books, 2021. 784 Pages. ISBN 9781743796573. RRP $60.00
Roy Hay
Pages: 248-250 | DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2022.2035999

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