How Soccer Explains the World

An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

by Franklin Foer

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ISBNs
  • 0061864706
  • 9780061978050
  • 9780061864704
  • 9780061659737
  • 9780061659751
  • 9780061659744

“An eccentric, fascinating exposé of a world most of us know nothing about.”
The New York Times Book Review

"An insightful, entertaining, brainiac sports road trip."
The Wall Street Journal

"Foer’s skills as a narrator are enviable. His characterizations… are comparable to those in Norman Mailer's journalism."
The Boston Globe

A groundbreaking work—named one of the five most influential sports books of the decade by Sports Illustrated—How Soccer Explains the World is a unique and brilliantly illuminating look at soccer, the world’s most popular sport, as a lens through which to view the pressing issues of our age, from the clash of civilizations to the global economy.

  • HarperCollins; October 2009
  • ISBN: 9780061659737
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  • Title: How Soccer Explains the World
  • Author: Franklin Foer
  • Imprint: HarperCollins e-books
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0061864706
  • 9780061978050
  • 9780061864704
  • 9780061659737
  • 9780061659751
  • 9780061659744
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0061864706
  • 9780061978050
  • 9780061864704
  • 9780061659737
  • 9780061659751
  • 9780061659744