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Alegi, Peter
African soccerscapes : how a continent changed the world's game / Peter Alegi
Athens : Ohio University Press ; Ohio University Center for International Studies, c2010
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  GV944.A4 A45 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Soccer -- Africa -- History
Physical Description xvi, 179 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-170) and index
Contents "The white man's burden" : football and empire, 1860s/1919 -- The Africanization of football, 1920s/1940s -- Making nations in late colonial Africa, 1940s/1964 -- Nationhood, Pan-Africanism, and football after independence -- Football migration to Europe since the 1930s -- The privatization of football, 1980s to recent times -- South Africa 2010 : the World Cup comes to Africa
Series Africa in world history

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