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Sports Resource Guide

A guide to sources for sports research at Princeton University.

Aquatic Sports & Sailing

 

  Booth, Douglas Booth & Holly Thorpe, editors.
  Berkshire Encyclopedia of Extreme Sports  
  Great Barrington, Mass. : Berkshire Pub. Group, c2007. 
  Covers various extreme sports including the following aquatic sports: Big wave contests, Ice yachting, Jet skiing, Open water swimming, Outrigger canoe racing, Round-the-world yacht racing, Scuba diving, Surfing, Waterskiing, and Whitewater kayaking and canoeing.
   
  Encyclopedia of Sailing.
  New York: Harper and Row, 1971.
  Location: RECAP
  Call Number: GV811.E52 1971
   
  Lohn, John.
  Historical dictionary of competitive swimming.
  Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2010.
  Location: Firestone Library: Non Circulating (Fnc)
  Call Number: GV836.3 .L65 2010
   
  Sagert, Kelly Boyer.
  Encyclopedia of Extreme Sports. 
  Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2009. 
  Location: Firestone Library: Non Circulating (Fnc) 
  Call Number: GV749.7 .S24 2009 
  Covers various extreme sports including the following aquatic sports: Barefoot water skiing, Canoeing and kayaking, Ice yachting, Skiing, and Yoga surfing,
   
  Rodale’s scuba diving
  Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press, Dec. 2002 -Mar. 2004
  Location: Firestone
  Call Number: GV840.S78 R575
   
  Sailing.
  Port Washington, Wis.: Port Publications, 1975-Present.
  Location: Firestone Library
  Call Number: Oversize GV771 .xS3q [Jan. 1975-Jan. 1977 volumes at Very large books (XL). Firestone C-i-J - GV771 .xS3f
  Current issues in Periodicals Reading Room (PR)
   
  Sailing World
  Philadelphia, PA : North American Pub. Co., 1974-Present
  Location: Firestone Library
  Call Number: GV826.5 .xY25
  Current issues in Periodicals Reading Room (PR). Many titles over time.
   
  Skin Diver
  Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press, 1974-2002.
  Location: Firestone
  Call Number: GV840.S78 xS55
  Absorbed by Rodale's Scuba Diving. 1994-1995 also available ONLINE
   
  Swimming World Magazine
  Sedona, Ariz.. : Swimming World Magazine, 1965-Present.  
  Location: Firestone
  Call Number: GV837 .xS95
  Current issues in Periodicals Reading Room (PR). Former title: Swimming World and Junior Swimmer.
   
  Yachting
  Los Angeles, CA: CBS Magazines, 1941-Present.
  Location: Firestone
  Call Number: Oversize GV771 .Y334q
  Current issue in Periodicals Reading Room (PR), from 2003 also available ONLINE

 

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