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, Ont. : Quarry Press, 2006.
Characteristics: viii, 154 p. : chiefly ill. ; 20 cm.