The Sports Book: The Sports. The Rules. The Tactics. The Techniques by Dorling Kindersley
This is the ultimate armchair companion to practically every sport ever invented, put together with sports fantatic Ray Stubbs.
Open up the synthetic grass cover and check out the rules, history, players and events for over 250 of the world's greatest sports: from basketball to bobsleigh, karate to korfball, and synchronised swimming to ski jumping.
Stay ahead in the world of sport with the latest facts and figures from leading experts and governing bodies. And pick up the techniques and tactics of the world's best competitors.
Plus get in training early with the special fact-filled feature on the Olympic Games.