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Lift : fitness culture, from naked Greeks and acrobats to jazzercise and ninja warriors / Daniel Kunitz.

Kunitz, Daniel, author. (Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 613.7 KUN (Text) 36626103763231 New Adult Nonfiction In process -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 613.7 KUN (Text) 39391006721755 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 613.7 KUN (Text) 37323005272045 NONFIC Available -
Perry County Public Library - Tell City 613.7 KUN (Text) 70621000211476 Adult - Non Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062336187
  • ISBN: 0062336185
  • Physical Description: viii, 320 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Wave, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references ([291] - 304) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Into the new frontier -- The inner statue -- But is it good for you? -- Feeling, breathing, going to war -- Bodyweight politics -- Hercules and the athletic Renaissance -- Training for the mirror -- Acrobats and beefcake -- The tyranny of the wheel -- From women's work to the women's movement -- Practicing at life.
Summary, etc.: "A cultural history of fitness explores the ways in which human exercise has changed over time and what can be learned from our athletic ancestors, evaluating whether today's high-tech exercise machines are actually productive while making recommendations based on early health practices,"--NoveList.
Subject: Physical fitness > Social aspects.
Physical education and training > Social aspects.
Exercise > Social aspects.

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