Reviews for Ice Hockey
Horn Book Guide Reviews 2011 Fall
These overviews of popular sports foreground performance; chapter headings include topics such as "Training and Nutrition," "High-Tech Equipment," and "Injuries and Treatments." Physics, biology, and psychology concepts related to the sports are rarely isolated; instead, they're wrapped into technical discussions of moves and techniques. Many photographs of pros and novices in action add interest to the volumes. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Science Behind Sports titles: Gymnastics, Snowboarding, Ice Hockey, and Basketball.] Copyright 2011 Horn Book Guide Reviews.