Daniel Tatarsky - Infographic Guide to Sports - Octopus

Infographic Guide to Sports

By Daniel Tatarsky

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Fascinating, insightful, clever and stunning, these infographic diagrams will help you see sport in a whole new light.

Over 80 stunning, ingenious and absorbing sport infographics!

Infographic Guide to Sport presents unique, witty and surprising facts about every type of sport, from badminton to karate, cricket to ice hockey, football to zorbing. Fascinating stats and all the facts on your favourite sporting legends, it features infamous tales from behind the scenes of the sporting world.

More than just a book of words, with graphs, Venn diagrams and charts, this book provides a unique overview of the all your favourite sports, boasting over 100 original artworks and illustrations and at-a-glance facts to amaze and astound readers.

Discover:

The world's most dangerous sports

That shuttlecocks are faster than Ferraris

Niche European sports from oina to pesäpallo

The toughest marathons

Why cheerleading is more dangerous than boxing

Biographical Notes

Daniel Tatarsky is a writer and actor. He has written on a wide variety of topics from table sports (Flick to Kick: The Official History of Subbuteo, Orion) to Cool Science (Portico), taking in a biography of Dan Dare and three Eagle Annuals (all Orion) and the all-encompassing Everything You Need to Know About Everything You Need to Know About (Portico). His work has been translated into Italian, Spanish, French, Dutch and Portuguese for the Brazilian market.

As an actor he has appeared in, among others, Eastenders, The Bill and Black Mirror.

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  • ISBN: 9781844038152
  • Publication date: 13 Oct 2014
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  • Imprint: Cassell

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