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History of Soccer

The Beautiful Game
(DVD - 2001)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
History of Soccer
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This series explores the tremendous influence soccer holds over our lives. This series investigates the factors that enabled soccer players to become cultural icons and millionaires, recognized throughout the world.
Title: History of soccer
the beautiful game
Publisher: New York : Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory, c2001
Edition: Widescreenletterbox ed
Characteristics: 7 videodiscs in 6 v. (ca. 15 hr. 14 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in
Notes: Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy
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Special features include: featurettes, biographies, archival footage, extendend interviews
Contents: v. 1. Origins ; and, Soccer cultures (ca. 141 min.)
v. 2. Evolution ; and, European superpowers (ca. 142 min.)
v. 3. Brazil ; and, South American superpowers (ca. 139 min.)
v. 4. For club and country ; and, The dark side (ca. 137 min.)
v. 5. Superstars ; and, The media (ca. 145 min.)
v. 6-7. Africa ; A game for all ; and, Futures (ca. 210 min.)
Additional Contributors: Stamp, Terence
Branch Call Number: DVD 796.33409 HISTORY
Performers: Narrated by Terence Stamp.
System Details: DVD, letterboxed widescreen presentation; Dolby digital audio
Other Language: English or Spanish dialogue
Subject Headings: Soccer History
Topical Term: Soccer
Publisher No: DVD 30531 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 7)
DVD 30529 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 6)
DVD 30528 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 5)
DVD 30520 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 4)
DVD 30519 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 3)
DVD 30515 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 2)
DVD 30514 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (v. 1)
D7D 30427 Sony Music Entertainment/Shout Factory (set)
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An exhaustive, fascinating dvd history of soccer's genesis to it's current (2001) incarnation. Seven discs tend to highlight specific powerhouse teams and matches, but if you want to see footage of the game's stars and history, this is THE set. Recommended.

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