"... a well-written, perceptive, and authoritative account of a largely forgotten but also significant aspect of the nation's history." - Prof. Benjamin G. Rader University of Nebraska-Lincoln "... Crawford effectively illustrates how sport served as a crucial means through which the United States aligned itself with morality and virtue..." -Prof. Raymond Schuck Bowling Green State University"
About the Author
Russ Crawford is currently Assistant Professor in the Department of History, Political Science and Criminal Justice, at Ohio Northern University. He received his Ph.D. in History from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.