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A Life less written – The Bridge Career of Fritzi Gordon
The presentation is based on an oral history interview with the niece of Fritzi Gordon, Alice Teichova and explores some of the family background to Fritzi's naturalisation as a British citizen.
Namibia’s Brave Gladiators
Namibia’s Brave Gladiators: Gendering the Sport and Development Nexus From the Second World Women and Sport Conference 1998 to Women’s World Cup 2011 A well-established multi-disciplinary body of literature has analysed ...
The Immediate legacy of Pat Smythe: The pony-mad teenager in 1950s and 1960s Britain.
(MMU Institute for Performance Research, 2011)
The chapter focuses on the life of Britain's Pat Smythe (22 November 1928-27 February 1996) particularly her autobiographical writing. It argues that her dominance as a national championship winner, and international ...