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Splat!: The Madness and Magnificence of the Worlds Most Dangerous Sports Tony Davis

Splat!: The Madness and Magnificence of the Worlds Most Dangerous Sports

Tony Davis

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ISBN : 9781741750300
Paperback
240 pages
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The cast of nontraditional sports available to the more daring participant range from the seemingly benign—the central Asian game of buzkashi, or goat-nabbing—to such apparently suicidal activities as the human trebuchet. Full of astounding facts andMoreThe cast of nontraditional sports available to the more daring participant range from the seemingly benign—the central Asian game of buzkashi, or goat-nabbing—to such apparently suicidal activities as the human trebuchet. Full of astounding facts and amazing-but-true incidents, this comprehensive guide to some of the world’s most dangerous sports explains what its like to be gored by a bull, base jump into a cavern, or dare the “death zone” at Mt. Everest. The history of each activity is provided along with its potential dangers and rewards, making this a complete guide to some of the world’s most bewildering sports.