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A Bibliography
For more on the history of the Ivy League, here is a collection of books on the subject. We welcome your suggestions for additional entries; please write to brett@ivyleaguesports.com.


Football: The Ivy League Origins of an American Obsession, Mark Bernstein, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001

Silver Era, Golden Moments: A Celebration of Ivy League Women's Athletics, Paula D. Welch with Lynn Page Whittaker and Daniel H. Rosenthal, Council of Ivy Group Presidents/Madison Books, 1999

Ivy League Autumns: An Illustrated History of College Football's Grand Old Rivalries, Richard Goldstein, St. Martin's Press, 1996

Ivy League Football, John S. Bowman, ed., Crescent Books, 1988

Games Colleges Play, John Thelin, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996

Sports and Freedom, Ronald A. Smith, Oxford University Press, 1988

Ivies in Athens: The Deep Bond Between Two Great Sporting Traditions -- The Olympic Games and The Ivy League, Jay V. Bavishi, Markus Weiner Publishers, 2006


Brown University Athletics: From the Bruins to the Bears, Gordon M. Morton III, Arcadia, 2003

Ever True: The History of Brown Football, John Hanlon and David Philips, Brown Sports Foundation, 2003

Good Sports: A History of Cornell Athletics, Robert J. Kane, Cornell University, 1992

Dartmouth College Football: Green Fields of Autumn, David Shribman and Jack DeGange, Arcadia, 2004

Crimson in Triumph: A Pictorial History of Harvard Athletics, 1852-1985, Joe Bertagna Stephen Greene Press, 1986

Pride of the Palestra: Ninety Years of Penn Basketball, Paul Zingg with Howard Gensler and Elizabeth Reed, University of Pennsylvania, 1987

The Game: The Harvard/Yale Football Rivalry, 1875-1983, Timothy Bergin, Yale University Press, 1984

Yale Football: Images of Sports, Sam Rubin, Arcadia Publishing, 2006

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