The Secret History of Balls

The Stories Behind the Things We Love to Catch, Whack, Throw, Kick, Bounce, and Bat

by Josh Chetwynd and Emily Stackhouse

Paperback, 221 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $13.95 | purchase

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The Secret History of Balls
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The Stories Behind the Things We Love to Catch, Whack, Throw, Kick, Bounce, and Bat
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Josh Chetwynd and Emily Stackhouse

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Book Summary

This quirky sports trivia and history guide provides insight into 60 balls of all shapes, sizes and materials used on playing fields, in stadiums and arenas around the world, from basketballs to wiffle balls and the lesser-known sliotar.

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