The Resource Soccer For Dummies, (electronic resource)

Soccer For Dummies, (electronic resource)

Label
Soccer For Dummies
Title
Soccer For Dummies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
U.S. interest in soccer has climbed dramatically since first publication of Soccer For Dummies. This much needed update brings a refreshed layout along with the latest history, stats, and rules of this popular sport. It serves as a fan's guide to this exciting pastime, as well as a reference for those interested in playing the game themselves. New and updated content includes: The latest rules and regulations. Expanded coverage of regional, national, and international soccer competitions-including the upcoming 2014 world cup
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dunmore, Thomas
Dewey number
796.334
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV943
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Murray, Scott
Series statement
--For dummies
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  • Soccer
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer
Label
Soccer For Dummies, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B7338A81-58CC-4F3F-A258-9724B53E6921
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Discovering DVDs
Contents
  • Soccer For Dummies, 2nd Edition; About the Authors; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Getting Started; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Kicking Off; Chapter 1: Introducing Planet Soccer; Nothing as Simple as Soccer; Explaining a Few Rules; Playing the Game; Watching Soccer and Supporting a Team; Chapter 2: Getting the Ball Rolling: A Brief History of Soccer; Discovering the Ancestors of Modern Soccer; Inventing Modern Soccer: How It All Began in England; Exporting Soccer Around The World
  • Becoming the World's Biggest GameEstablishing Soccer in America; Chapter 3: Getting Your Game On: The Gear You Need; Having a Ball; Getting The Right Look; Approaching Equipment; Meeting Up with Merchandise; Knowing Where to Get It All; Part II: Playing the Game; Chapter 4: Laying Down the Laws; Living by the Laws; Noting Other Points; Chapter 5: Players, Positions, and Tactics; Perusing Positions; Tactics: Linking It All Up; Chapter 6: Honing Your Skills; Mastering the Basics; Keeping It Tight at the Back; Sharpening Your Skills Up Front; Goalkeeping; Chapter 7: Keeping in Shape for Soccer
  • Keeping FitBalancing Your Diet; Investigating Injuries; Chapter 8: Coaching For Success; A Brief History of Coaching; Coach or Manager or Boss?; Kicking It with Kids; Picking a Team; Being Prepared; Chapter 9: Getting the Game On; Playing Pickup Soccer; Finding Out about Teams and Leagues; Running a Team; Taking the Game Indoors; Getting Your Kid Playing; Playing in College; Taking Up Coaching; Becoming a Referee; Volunteer Roles; Part III: Exploring the World of Soccer; Chapter 10: The World Cup; The Biggest Show on Earth; From Montevideo to Johannesburg: Eighty Years of Top-Class Drama
  • America on the World StageAnd so to 2014 . . .; Chapter 11: Surveying the International Scene; Understanding the Point of Exhibition Games; Playing for North American Pride; Winning European Prestige; Ruling the Roost in South America; Taking the African Title; Winning Elsewhere; Looking at the Game All Over the World; Chapter 12: Playing Together: Clubs and Leagues Around The World; Clubbing Together; Organizing Clubs Today; Competing in Club Competitions; Playing in the Big Leagues; Knocking Out a Winner; Competing on the International Stage; Chapter 13: Focusing on Famous Clubs
  • Shooting Stars in North AmericaBanding Together In Europe; Looking at Some of the Best of the Rest; Chapter 14: Women's Soccer; From Beijing to London: How It All Began; The Game Today; The Women's World Cup; Other Major Tournaments; Major International Teams; Great Players; Part IV: The Fans' Enclosure: Following the Game; Chapter 15: Going to the Game; Preparing for the Game; Making Your Way to the Game; Chapter 16: Compelling Viewing: Soccer on Screen; Watching on Television; Univision, Telefutura, and Galavision; Live Streaming; Listening to Audio; Focusing on Soccer Films
Control code
ocn827207401
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (411 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118510650
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827207401
Label
Soccer For Dummies, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B7338A81-58CC-4F3F-A258-9724B53E6921
Publication
Note
Discovering DVDs
Contents
  • Soccer For Dummies, 2nd Edition; About the Authors; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Getting Started; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Kicking Off; Chapter 1: Introducing Planet Soccer; Nothing as Simple as Soccer; Explaining a Few Rules; Playing the Game; Watching Soccer and Supporting a Team; Chapter 2: Getting the Ball Rolling: A Brief History of Soccer; Discovering the Ancestors of Modern Soccer; Inventing Modern Soccer: How It All Began in England; Exporting Soccer Around The World
  • Becoming the World's Biggest GameEstablishing Soccer in America; Chapter 3: Getting Your Game On: The Gear You Need; Having a Ball; Getting The Right Look; Approaching Equipment; Meeting Up with Merchandise; Knowing Where to Get It All; Part II: Playing the Game; Chapter 4: Laying Down the Laws; Living by the Laws; Noting Other Points; Chapter 5: Players, Positions, and Tactics; Perusing Positions; Tactics: Linking It All Up; Chapter 6: Honing Your Skills; Mastering the Basics; Keeping It Tight at the Back; Sharpening Your Skills Up Front; Goalkeeping; Chapter 7: Keeping in Shape for Soccer
  • Keeping FitBalancing Your Diet; Investigating Injuries; Chapter 8: Coaching For Success; A Brief History of Coaching; Coach or Manager or Boss?; Kicking It with Kids; Picking a Team; Being Prepared; Chapter 9: Getting the Game On; Playing Pickup Soccer; Finding Out about Teams and Leagues; Running a Team; Taking the Game Indoors; Getting Your Kid Playing; Playing in College; Taking Up Coaching; Becoming a Referee; Volunteer Roles; Part III: Exploring the World of Soccer; Chapter 10: The World Cup; The Biggest Show on Earth; From Montevideo to Johannesburg: Eighty Years of Top-Class Drama
  • America on the World StageAnd so to 2014 . . .; Chapter 11: Surveying the International Scene; Understanding the Point of Exhibition Games; Playing for North American Pride; Winning European Prestige; Ruling the Roost in South America; Taking the African Title; Winning Elsewhere; Looking at the Game All Over the World; Chapter 12: Playing Together: Clubs and Leagues Around The World; Clubbing Together; Organizing Clubs Today; Competing in Club Competitions; Playing in the Big Leagues; Knocking Out a Winner; Competing on the International Stage; Chapter 13: Focusing on Famous Clubs
  • Shooting Stars in North AmericaBanding Together In Europe; Looking at Some of the Best of the Rest; Chapter 14: Women's Soccer; From Beijing to London: How It All Began; The Game Today; The Women's World Cup; Other Major Tournaments; Major International Teams; Great Players; Part IV: The Fans' Enclosure: Following the Game; Chapter 15: Going to the Game; Preparing for the Game; Making Your Way to the Game; Chapter 16: Compelling Viewing: Soccer on Screen; Watching on Television; Univision, Telefutura, and Galavision; Live Streaming; Listening to Audio; Focusing on Soccer Films
Control code
ocn827207401
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (411 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118510650
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827207401

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