A Quiz Deck by William Rogin
From its roots in the Middle Ages, through its popularity with genteel Victorians, beyond the decades of televised on-court tantrums, and into the age of Spandex and instant replays, the game of tennis has obsessed, exhausted, and exhilarated innumerable players and followers. Whether you’re a newcomer to the sport or a knowledgeable tennis addict, and whether you prefer to use it for a raucous pub quiz or a satisfying solitary read, you’ll be informed and entertained by this Q&A deck of 48 cards. Each card presents a question or challenge on the front; the answer, with fascinating side trips that explore the game’s history and fine points, personalities and peculiarities, appears on the back. So put on your whites (or your Spandex, if you prefer) and prepare for an illuminating treat.