By Frank Zarnowski
for a few years traditional American activities happened within the place of work. this can support clarify why the nicknames of such a lot of fashionable collegiate or specialist carrying teams—Cornhuskers, Lumberjacks, Miners, Cowboys, Packers and Boilermakers—are additionally the occupations of nineteenth century worker-athletes.
by way of analyzing the yankee event with competitions between staff, this publication offers a brand new realizing of the interrelated nature of profession and leisure.
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American Work-Sports: A History of Competitions for Cornhuskers, Lumberjacks, Firemen and Others by Frank Zarnowski