Getting the Short Stick: The History, Sport and Energy of Lacrosse

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Originating as a team sport of Native Americans, lacrosse uses a long-handled stick with netting to maneuver a solid rubber ball. The three major types of lacrosse are men's field, women's, and box lacrosse.

This book explores the history of lacrosse, each of the three major types, lacrosse on an international level, and much more.

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Overview

Originating as a team sport of Native Americans, lacrosse uses a long-handled stick with netting to maneuver a solid rubber ball. The three major types of lacrosse are men's field, women's, and box lacrosse.

This book explores the history of lacrosse, each of the three major types, lacrosse on an international level, and much more.

Project Webster represents a new publishing paradigm, allowing disparate content sources to be curated into cohesive, relevant, and informative books. To date, this content has been curated from Wikipedia articles and images under Creative Commons licensing, although as Project Webster continues to increase in scope and dimension, more licensed and public domain content is being added. We believe books such as this represent a new and exciting lexicon in the sharing of human knowledge.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781241003777
  • Publisher: Webster's Digital Services
  • Publication date: 2/2/2011
  • Pages: 186
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 7, 2012

    I would recommend it to anyone involved in the sport of lacrosse.

    I purchased this book for my great nephew. I heard he was enjoying it and learning a lot about a sport he plays and loves.

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