A Graphic History of Sport (Hardcover)
Every sport has its legends . . .
THE RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE
THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES
THE PINE TAR INCIDENT
THE STEEL CURTAIN
PHI SLAMA JAMA
A Graphic History of Sport presents artist Andrew Janik’s survey of the weird and wonderful world of athletic competition. The unforgettable plays and over-the-top personalities, the heated rivalries and storied dynasties— all come to vivid life in a series of illustrations filled with subtle wit and a modern design aesthetic. Each illustration is paired with a detailed historic overview as well as surprising stats and trivia, capturing a true sports fan’s delight in the games we love to love and the players we love to hate.