100 Years of Football: The FIFA Centennial Book
Pierre Lanfanchi, Christiane Eisenberg, Tony Mason, Alfred Wahl

London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2004. First edition New in dust jacket. (NOTE WELL: NO EXPEDITED SHIPPING THROUGH ALIBRIS, B&N, AMAZON. These orders will ONLY ship domestic media mail and will not ship to Canada. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING AVAILABLE BUT WILL REQUIRE SIGNIFICANT ADDITIONAL POSTAGE DUE TO SIZE AND WEIGHT0. First printing. Large, heavy oversized hardcover. Color photographic endpapers. 311 pp. Illustrated throughout with vintage and contemporary photographs, reproductions of historical objects. Spectacular illustrated centennial history of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Covers topics such as the invention of fooball (i .e. soccer) in Britain in the eraly 19th century, the spread of football from Great Britain, FIFA and the dawn of professionalism in the early 20th century, origins and early days of the World Cup, national styles and techniques, women, youth, football art, literature and cinema, the economy of football, the future of football. New Hardcover 9780297843863 (Item ID: E21680)


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