What is the World Cup?
—Bader, Bonnie, 1961- author.
Book
2018
9 available of 11 items

Describes the history of the soccer World Cup, covering clothing and equipment, host stadiums, the rules, qualifying to participate, and the most successful teams.

Item Details
Series:
What is ...?
What is--?
Subjects:
Soccer -- Juvenile literature.
Soccer.
World Cup (Soccer) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
World Cup (Soccer) -- History.
World Cup (Soccer.)
Other Authors:
Marchesi, Stephen, illustrator.
ISBN:
9780515158212
0515158216
Description:
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Notes:
"WhoHQ"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Contents:
What is the World Cup?
The games kick off
Italian winning streak-1934 and 1938
The World Cup returns
Pelé
First-timers and repeaters
Red-card mania
The World Cup comes to the United States
Two hosts and a head butt
Protests
Controversy
Timelines
Bibliography.
LCCN:
2018005174
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