Coupon
How Soccer Explains the World : An Unlikely Theory of Globalization
by Franklin Foer


Overview -

An eccentric, fascinating expose of a world most of us know nothing about.
The New York Times Book Review

"An insightful, entertaining, brainiac sports road trip."
The Wall Street Journal

"Foer s skills as a narrator are enviable.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $14.99

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 42 copies from $5.95
 
 
 

More About How Soccer Explains the World by Franklin Foer
 
 
 
Overview

An eccentric, fascinating expose of a world most of us know nothing about.
The New York Times Book Review

"An insightful, entertaining, brainiac sports road trip."
The Wall Street Journal

"Foer s skills as a narrator are enviable. His characterizations are comparable to those in Norman Mailer's journalism."
The Boston Globe

A groundbreaking work named one of the five most influential sports books of the decade by Sports Illustrated How Soccer Explains the World is a unique and brilliantly illuminating look at soccer, the world s most popular sport, as a lens through which to view the pressing issues of our age, from the clash of civilizations to the global economy.

"

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780061978050
  • ISBN-10: 0061978051
  • Publisher: Harper Perennial
  • Publish Date: May 2010
  • Page Count: 288


Related Categories

Books > Sports & Recreation > Soccer
Books > Sports & Recreation > Sociology of Sports
Books > Political Science > Globalization

 
BAM Customer Reviews