Sport References

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P. W. Bearman and J. K. Harvey, "Golf Ball Aerodynamics," Aeronautical Quarterly, 27:112-122, 1976.

James E. Counsilman, Competitive Swimming, Counsilman Co., Inc., Bloomington, IN, 1977.

Ira Flatow, Rainbows, Curveballs, William Morrow and Company, New York, 1988.

Leonard Koppett, The New Thinking Fan's Guide to Baseball, Simon and Schuster, New York, 1991.

Cliff Frohlich, "Aerodynamic Effects on Discus Flight," American Journal of Physics, 49:1125-1132, 1981.

R. V. Ganslen, "Aerodynamic and Mechanical Forces in Discus Flight," The Athletic Journal, 44, 1964.

Felix Hess, "Aerodynamics of Boomerangs," Scientific American, 219:123-136, 1968.

Dr. Stancil Johnson E.D. Frisbee, Workman Publishing Company, New York, 1975.

Joseph Katz, Race Car Aerodynamics: Designing for Speed, Robert Bentley Inc., Cambridge, MA, 1995.

Ernest W. Maglischo, Swimming Faster: A Comprehensive Guide to the Science of Swimming, Mayfield Publishing Co., 1982.

Bernard S. Mason, Boomerangs: How to Make and Throw Them, Dover Publications, Inc., New York, 1974.

Roy McLeavy, Hovercraft and Hydrofoils, Arco Publishing Company, Inc., New York, 1976.

Rabindra D. Mehta, "Aerodynamics of Sports Balls," Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, 17:151-189, 1985.

Howard Payne and Rosemary Payne, The Science of Track and Field Athletics, Pelham Books Ltd., London, 1981.

Dan Roddick, Frisbee Disc Basics, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1980.

Benjamin Ruhe and Eric Darnell, Boomerangs: How to Throw, Catch, and Make it, Workman Publishing, New York, 1985.

Dorothy Childers Schmitz, Fabulous Frisbee, Crestwood House, Inc., 1978.


Eric W. Schrier and William F. Allman, Newton at the Bat: The Science in Sports, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1984.

T. C. Soong, "The Dynamics of Discus Throw," Journal of Applied Mechanics, 43:531-536, 1976.

Charles Tips, Frisbee by the Masters, Celestial Arts, Millbrea CA, 1977.

Bodo E. Ungerechts, "Comparison of the Movements of the Rear Parts of Dolphins and Butterfly Swimmers," Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming, International Series on Sports Sciences, 14, 1983.

Jearl Walker, "Boomerangs! How to make them and also how they fly," Scientific American, 240:130-135, 1979.

Tom Whidden and Michael Levitt, The Art and Science of Sails, St. Martin's Press, New York, 1990.

Frank R. Wilson and David G. Wilson, Bicycling Science, The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1982.

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