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Little wonder : the fabulous story of Lottie Dod, the worlds first female sports superstar

text Little wonder : the fabulous story of Lottie Dod, the worlds first female sports superstar

Summary
"Lottie Dod was a truly extraordinary sports figure who blazed trails of glory in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Dod won Wimbledon five times, and did so for the first time in 1887, at the ludicrously young age of fifteen. Afte... Read more
Contents
A family obsession -- Battle of the sexes -- Scaling the heights in switzerland -- The grand tour on wheels -- The fastest woman on earth -- Golfing triumph and transatlantic fame -- Bull's eye at the London Olympics -- From sporting legend to war... Read more
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Description
280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Publisher
Edge of Sports 2020

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Woodmere (Main Branch) 921 DOD, LOTTIE ABR in Adult Non-fiction Available

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