From the birth of the Olympics to the deadly sports of the Mayans, find out the history of the games that have kept people amused for thousands of years in this beautifully illustrated and informative guide.
Find out about how people such as the Vikings entertained themselves, and how sumo wrestlers win their matches, with fascinating facts and detailed pictures.
- Will publish just before the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, which are watched and loved by billions of people worldwide
- A comprehensive look at the history of games including the Olympics, other sporting events through history, board games and so much more
- No other books looking at games from this angle and ties in to some