How Hockey Happened
A Pictorial History of the Origins of Canada's National Winter GameBook - 2006
A new book by hockey historian J.W. (Bill) Fitsell, who puts to rest the longstanding debate over hockey's origin. How Hockey Happened tells the real story of the game's roots in a number of 19th century stick-ball games -- Native American gugahawat and European hurling, shinty, bandy, and field hockey, as well as North American shinny, ricket, and ice polo.
Publisher: Kingston, ON : Quarry Heritage Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2006
Branch Call Number: 796.9620971 FIT
Characteristics: viii, 154 pages : illustrations ; 20 x 25 cm
Alternative Title: Pictorial history of the origins of Canada's national winter game