The Violent Game

By: Ronberg, Gary

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the author takes a look at violence in hockey, exploring its popularity, examining what he sees as tacit encouragement by officials of violent fouls, and finally offering stories of some of the professional game's bad guys; Clarence Campbell, then-President of the NHL, offers, in the form of a two-page letter printed at rear, a rebuttal of the author's conclusions; red cloth w/gilt lettering, 192 pgs., illustrated; a bit of warp to rear cover, moderate general wear; edgeworn dj w/rubbing, impressions/scratches, 3/4" tear to top edge of front panel, general wear;

Title: The Violent Game

Author Name: Ronberg, Gary

Categories: Sports (hockey),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Rutledge Books/Arcata Consumer Products/Prentice-Hall: 1975

ISBN Number: 0-13-942136-X

ISBN Number 13: 9780139421365

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 011130

Keywords: NHL, NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE, GARY RONBERG, VIOLENCE, PROFESSIONAL SPORT