Book Description

Review 'For the first time, a stadium book that provides the details of backroom politics that surrounds the building of, or the elements that defeat and spur stadium proposals. Capital Sporting Grounds is an excellent chronology of the efforts, defeats and successes of building a stadium in the nation's capital over the past 100+ years.' --Bruce A. Genther, stadium historian and modeler Read more About the Author Brett L. Abrams is an archivist with the National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, D.C., and author of Hollywood Bohemians: Transgressive Sexuality and the Selling of the Movieland Dream (McFarland, 2008). Read more