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2 edition of history of hockey. found in the catalog.

history of hockey.

Neville Miroy

history of hockey.

by Neville Miroy

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Published by Lifeline .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination23cm.318. 30ill.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15196847M
ISBN 101870336984

HOCKEY EQUIPMENT THE HISTORY OF. s s Circa After having his nose broken from a Howie Morenz shot, Montreal Maroons’ Clint Benedict became the first goal-tender to wear a mask in an NHL game on Febru The leather facemask did not prove practical andFile Size: 1MB. His first book, 50 Years of Hockey (Pagurian Press) was published in and he continues to write about hockey. McFarlane is an expert on hockey history and has compiled several volumes of NHL lore titled It Happened in Hockey, a series detailing the colourful history of the Original Six NHL teams, and "Proud Past Bright Future," the Alma mater: St. Lawrence University.

Among the first reports of hockey being played occur in along the isolated Northwest Arm, south of Halifax. The date is important for the simple fact that as late as October the region was not home to a large White settlement but was instead the site of a small Black enclave. In the only real threat ever to the NHL's dominance of the hockey world began when Dennis Murphy and Gary Davidson concocted the World Hockey Association. No strangers to starting rebel sports leagues, they were also behind the defunct by now American Basketball Association, and would later start up the United States Football League.

The History of Field Hockey. The origins of field hockey can be traced to ancient Egypt, Persia, and Greece; but the game as we know it, was developed in the British Isles in the late 19th century. In , field hockey was brought to the United States by an English woman, Constance M.K. Applebee. She spread the game to Vassar, Wellesley. The cover of a new book, "Tourney Time," about the year history of the Minnesota state high school hockey tournament features the Wayzata Trojans rushing to celebrate in front of their fans.


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History of hockey by Neville Miroy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hockey: A People’s History, like the ten-part CBC series it accompanies, tells the story of this breathtakingly fast game from its hotly contested origins, and the surge in its popularity afterwhen it was first taken inside, through the rise and fall and rise again of women’s hockey, the sagas of long-lost leagues, such as the Pacific Coast Hockey League and, more recently, the World Hockey Cited by: 4.

In Hockey: A Global History, Stephen Hardy and Andrew C. Holman draw on twenty-five years of research to present THE monumental end-to-end history of the sport.

Here is the story of on-ice stars and organizational visionaries, venues and classic games, the evolution of rules and advances in equipment, and the ascendance of corporations and instances of bureaucratic chicanery.4/5(9). Books shelved as hockey-history: The History of Professional Hockey in Victoria: BC: by Helen Edwards, Doug: The Doug Harvey Story by William B.

A wonderful book for those who love the game of hockey and want to understand its history as Canada's national game. While the contributions of the US to the game are not diminished in any way, the focus of the text is clearly Canadian (which makes sense as the book was created to accompany the CBC series of the same name)/5(78).

Rather than being merely an account of some early hockey games played by Blacks in Nova Scotia, the book is a thorough, near-encyclopedic review of African-Canadian history as it pertains particularly to Nova Scotia and the Maritimes/5(34).

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It will be a keepsake that generations of Blues hockey fans will celebrate and cherish for a Author: St. Louis Blues. The modern game of ice hockey was first played in Montreal in according to rules devised by James Creighton, a McGill University : Mary Bellis.

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Anthony Curcio. The autobiography of one of hockey’s first rebels and a beloved member of the “Big Bad Bruins,” this book shares how Derek Sanderson’s ferocious style helped lead the team to two Stanley Cup victories in the early s.

Living life. It is hockey's most prized possession and is possibly the greatest trophy in sports history. This book is filled with over 50 years of stories about the Stanley Cup. This is a great book to celebrate the NHL's Centennial. It looks, briefly, at the top moments in the leagues history.

The only two story missing is from city of Buffalo NY a no goal and Clint mlechuck neck. There are 4 customer reviews and 5 customer ratings.5/5(9). "History of Hockey" retraces the history and legacy of select NHL teams through the perspective of The New York Times.

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InThe World Hockey Association Fact Book, Second Edition was published as a smaller, more sleek and lower-priced verison of the big book. The Fact Book distills all the main themes of the big book, but includes features of its own, including year-by-year team thumbnails and a near complete photo gallery of all players who played in the.

'Ina young man from Halifax, Nova Scotia named James Creighton moved to Montreal, bringing the sport of ice hockey (hereafter referred to just as "hockey") with him - more particularly, bringing with him hockey sticks and skates.

The skates, which were patented by a Nova Scotia company infeatured rounded blades held onto boots by metal clamps (the first time that had ever been done and. Get this from a library.

The hilarious history of hockey. [Helaine Becker; Bill Dickson] -- Trivia about the players to all of the gaffes, misses and downright embarrassing moments in hockey history, each page is guaranteed to bring a smile to the reader's face.

Black Ice will surprise and enthrall you. Rather than being merely an account of some early hockey games played by Blacks in Nova Scotia, the book is a thorough, near-encyclopedic review of African-Canadian history as it pertains particularly to Nova Scotia and the Maritimes/5(39).

A game called hockey was played in English public schools in the early 19th century. Lord Lytton wrote in that On the common some young men were playing at hockey.

That old-fashioned game, now very uncommon in England, except at schools. Hockey's popularity increased with that of other team games. In his book, Fischler's Illustrated History of Hockey, veteran hockey journalist and broadcaster Stan Fischler writes about a rudimentary version of the sport becoming popular in the English marshland community of Bury Fen in the s.Books shelved as hockey: The Deal by Elle Kennedy, Him by Sarina Bowen, Pucked by Helena Hunting, Alex by Sawyer Bennett, and The Mistake by Elle Kennedy.The first recorded use of the word hockey is in the book Juvenile Sports and Pastimes, to Which Are Prefixed, Memoirs of the Author: Including a New Mode of Infant Education by Richard Johnson (Pseud.

Master Michel Angelo), whose chapter XI was titled .