Sport in Cork: A History
This books explores the development of major sports in Cork City and its surroundings areas from 1870 to 1939.
Here Donal O'Sullivan explores the developments in many sports including their rules, the politics, the finances as well as the behaviour of spectators.
The importance of the sporting press was not to be under estimated and all of these factors combined to give an insight into an integral part of Cork pride and identity.
|Publication date||20 Jun 2010|