Faster, Higher, Smarter
Bright Ideas That Transformed SportsBook - 2016
Looks at the hard science behind many inventions and improvements in sports. Readers will find out how the introduction of the aluminum bat changed baseball; how a slapshot works, and what's involved in bending a ball like Beckham. It also covers the history of such milestones as the introduction of diversity, disabled athletes, and women in sport.
Publisher: Toronto :, Annick Press,, 
Branch Call Number: J 613.7 S529f 2016
Characteristics: 120 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm