What is the World Cup?

Book
Published 2018
Item Details
Summary:

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

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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