Figure Skating: A Celebration

Figure Skating A Celebration Lavishly illustrated with over color photos of international skating stars of the past and present this is a spectacular tribute to the world of international figure skating Informative and anecd

  • Title: Figure Skating: A Celebration
  • Author: Beverley Smith
  • ISBN: 9780771081057
  • Page: 138
  • Format: Paperback
  • Figure Skating: A Celebration

    Lavishly illustrated with over 175 color photos of international skating stars of the past and present, this is a spectacular tribute to the world of international figure skating Informative and anecdotal, Smith traces the history of competetive skating, including the development of on ice techniques and skating innovations Introduction by Elvis Stojko.

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    One thought on “Figure Skating: A Celebration

    1. E

      No one outside my family shares my love for the bizarre sport/art that is figure skating, and even I'm surprised at my 16 years of fanaticism. But it's ballet with blades. I like duality.As for the book, it's out of date but offers lots of history with a special focus on Canadians. There is a multitude of pretty pictures (hence my according it three stars), but the writing is TOO pretty. This makes sense when considering the title of the book, but it is disingenuous to gloss over the sexism, loo [...]

    2. Martina Frammartino

      Figure Skating. A Celebration di Beverley Smith è il terzo libro che leggo sulla storia del pattinaggio. Avevo cominciato con Figure Skating’s Greatest Stars di Steve Milton, ed era stato quello che mi aveva fatto scoprire l’importanza di molti grandi campioni che avevano pattinato prima che io mi appassionassi a questa disciplina. Figure Skating. A History di James Hines è più completo, ma le foto non sono assolutamente allo stesso livello e il ritratto dei campioni è molto meno vivo.Fi [...]

    3. Surreysmum

      Coffee-table book, but with much interesting text, including a genuine history of competitive skating. I have the Canadian dust-jacket, featuring Elvis Stojko.

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