Fields of friendly strife by John Janovy

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Janovy, Jena.,
  • Athletes -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Athletics -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- United States -- Case studies.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementJohn Janovy, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV697.J34 J36 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 130 p. ;
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2399183M
ISBN 100140093737
LC Control Number87029190
OCLC/WorldCa16923153

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New York, N.Y., U.S.A. General Douglas MacArthur once stated that, “Upon the fields of friendly strife are sown the seeds that, upon other fields, on other days will bear the fruits of victory.” When I was a plebe (freshman) at West Point, this was one of the phrases that I was required to memorize.

Nature essayist Janovy (Keith County Journal, Yellowlegs) here directs his hard-working (the strain shows at times) sensibilities towards the mysteries of a human activity, sports—specifically, his daughter's athletic prediliction and prowess. A trained biologist, Janovy emphasizes heredity over environment in his quest to discover why daughter Jena&#;or anyone&#;plays sports.

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” General Douglas McArthur Who you will become in times of trial and hardship results from who you train and practice to become in times of trial and hardship.

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