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The Resource A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played, Marshall Jon Fisher

A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played, Marshall Jon Fisher

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A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played
Title
A terrible splendor
Title remainder
three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played
Statement of responsibility
Marshall Jon Fisher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the prominent figures and events surrounding the 1937 Davis Cup Tournament, specifically the match between Don Budge of the United States and Gottfried von Cramm of Germany
Biography type
contains biographical information
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325719
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DLC
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Fisher, Marshall
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Davis Cup
  • Tennis
  • Cramm, Gottfried von
  • Tennis players
  • Gay men
  • Gays
  • National socialism
  • Budge, Don
  • Tennis players
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three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played
Label
A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played, Marshall Jon Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-312) and index
Contents
The gentleman of Wimbledon -- Appeasement -- An American twist -- "I'm playing for my life" -- No man living or dead -- Miracles of redemption
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
321 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307393944
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008050527
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)236339144
Label
A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played, Marshall Jon Fisher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-312) and index
Contents
The gentleman of Wimbledon -- Appeasement -- An American twist -- "I'm playing for my life" -- No man living or dead -- Miracles of redemption
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
321 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307393944
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008050527
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)236339144

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