Книга: South Carolina Gamecocks | Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn | Книга по Требованию | ISBN: 978-5-5147-2943-2 - BazarKnig.ru
Книга: South Carolina Gamecocks | Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn | Книга по Требованию | ISBN: 978-5-5147-2943-2 - BazarKnig.ru

South Carolina Gamecocks

Издательство: Книга по Требованию
ISBN: 978-5-5147-2943-2
Год издания: 2013
Количество страниц: 117
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The University of South Carolina's 19 varsity sports teams are known as the "Gamecocks". The unique moniker is held in honor of Thomas Sumter, a South Carolina war hero who was given the name "The Carolina Gamecock" during the American Revolution for his fierce fighting tactics, regardless of his physical stature or the size of his regiment. A British General commented that Sumter "fought like a gamecock." While the men have traditionally been the Fighting Gamecocks and the women were previously the Lady Gamecocks, this distinction was discontinued in part to help eliminate gender bias in their athletic department, and to discount the oft-held misconception that their mascot is meant to honor/promote animal bloodsport in any way. Данное издание представляет собой компиляцию сведений, находящихся в свободном доступе в среде Интернет в целом, и в информационном сетевом ресурсе "Википедия" в частности. Собранная по частотным запросам указанной...



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