125 books (7 pages) in this category

1966

My World Cup Story

by Bobby Charlton

<p><b>Fifty years on, a legend remembers.</b></p><p>In 1966 England won the World Cup at Wembley. Sir Bobby Charlton, England’s greatest ever player, was there on the pitch. Now, fifty years on, Sir Bobby looks back on the most glorious moment ...

ISBN: 9781473545540

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$17.99
Get eBook

A Sociology of the World Rally Championship

History, Identity, Memories and Place

by Hans Erik Naess

From its inauguration in 1973 until today, the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) has been transformed from a little-known series to a pop-cultural roadshow worth millions of euros. In a promotional context this has spurred a debate between ...

ISBN: 9781137405456

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$131.16
Get eBook

A-League

The Inside Story of the Tumultuous First Decade

by John Stensholt & Shaun Mooney

In November 2004, shopping centre billionaire Frank Lowy walked into a packed media conference and announced the creation of a new professional football league. Armed with $15 million of government funds, Lowy was about to wake the sleeping ...

ISBN: 9781925203462

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$14.99
Get eBook

America's Cup San Francisco

The Official Guide

by Kimball Livingston

Americas Cup San Francisco: The Official Race Book offers a thrilling look at the race that has inspired sports enthusiasts and nations alike for more than 160 years. With a distinct focus on San Francisco, this souvenir book follows the quest ...

ISBN: 9781608872480

Binding: Hardback

$42.99

Bayern

Creating a Global Superclub

by Uli Hesse

<p>Bayern Munich is a team of extremes. They are the most passionately supported club in Germany and the most hated. There is no doubt that they are the most successful. Winners of twenty-four domestic titles since the late-1960s, they have ...

ISBN: 9781473521797

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$16.99
Get eBook

BBC Sport World Formula 1 Records

by Bruce Jones

World Formula One Records, fully revised and updated to include the 2015 season in this Superb Sixth Edition, is the latest in Carlton Books&#39; million-selling World Records series. Focusing exclusively on the world of Formula One, the biggest

ISBN: 9781780978406

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Beginner's Guide to Netball, The

by Maria Tutaia

"Instructional and highly illustrated, this is a beginner's book of netball for all ages. It features the basic skills every netballer should be familiar with, no matter what their position. Read about the story of netball as well as Maria's own

ISBN: 9781775538677

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Behind the Thistle

Playing Rugby for Scotland

by David Barnes, Peter Burns & John Griffiths

‘Takes the reader as close as it is possible to get, short of invading the pitch’ - The Scotsman ‘A gem of a book’ - The Herald ‘remarkable . . . an unmissable tome’ - The Evening News From rugby union’s first ever Test match all the way through

ISBN: 9780857906014

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$9.99

$8.69
Get eBook

Berlin Games

How Hitler Stole the Olympic Dream

by Guy Walters

<p>The 1936 Berlin Olympics brought together athletes, politicians, socialites, journalists, soldiers and artists from all over the world. But behind the scenes, they were a dress rehearsal for the horrors of the forthcoming conflict. ...

ISBN: 9781848547490

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$13.99
Get eBook

Blood, Sweat, and Cheers

Sport and the Making of Modern Canada

by Colin Howell

<p>Blood, Sweat, and Cheers looks at the contribution of sport to the making of the Canadian nation, focusing on the gradual transition from rural sporting practices to the emphasis on contemporary team sports that accompanied the industrial and

ISBN: 9781442658530

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$31.85

$25.49
Get eBook

Born to be a Baggie

A West Bromwich Albion Supporter’s 50-Year Odyssey

by Dean Walton

‘What is a club in any case? Not the buildings or the directors or the people who are paid to represent it. It’s not the television contracts, get-out clauses, marketing departments or executive boxes. It’s the noise, the passion, the feeling of

ISBN: 9781445658582

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$18.00

$14.39
Get eBook

Britain and the Olympic Games, 1908-1920

Perspectives on Participation and Identity

by Luke J. Harris

<p ><span style="font-style:italic;" >Britain and the Olympic Games, 1908-1920</span> focuses upon British perspectives towards the Olympic Games during a period of three Olympic Games; London 1908, Stockholm 1912 and Antwerp 1920, along with ...

ISBN: 9781137498632

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$118.04
Get eBook

Cape Summer and the Australians in England

by Alan Ross

<p>Alan Ross (1922-2001) - distinguished poet, travel writer, and editor of <i>London</i> Magazine - also managed to excel in the role of cricket correspondent for the <i>Observer</i>, in which capacity he followed England/MCC on tours of ...

ISBN: 9780571297528

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$21.99

$18.69
Get eBook

City of Dreams

Dodger Stadium and the Birth of Modern Los Angeles

by Jerald Podair

<p>When Walter O'Malley moved his Brooklyn Dodgers to Los Angeles in 1957 with plans to construct a new ballpark next to downtown, he ignited a bitter argument over the future of a rapidly changing city. For the first time, <i>City of Dreams</i>

ISBN: 9781400884704

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$43.82

$35.09
Get eBook

Comeback

by James Button

"James Button fell in love with the Geelong Football Club as a boy. It was a family affair. But as the years wore on and the defeats mounted, one nagging question became louder and louder- would his team ever win a premiership again? Comeback ...

ISBN: 9780522866155

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Comeback

The Fall and Rise of Geelong

by James Button

As a boy, James Button fell in love with the Geelong Football Club. It was a family affair. But as the years wore on and the defeats and disappointments mounted, it became clear to him: his team would never win a flag. This book tells the story ...

ISBN: 9780522866162

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$11.99
Get eBook

Complete Rugby Union Compendium

by Keith Young

Detailing every Test match ever played by the top ten international teams (Argentina, Australia, England, France, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa and Wales) as well as histories and head-to-head statistics for the second and ...

ISBN: 9780857903266

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$12.99

$11.49
Get eBook

Contemporary Sport Marketing

Global perspectives

by James J. Zhang & Brenda G. Pitts

<P>The international nature of the sport industry requires a global approach to sport marketing practices. Organisations need to develop a good understanding of the laws, regulations, values and norms of the countries and cultures in which they ...

ISBN: 9781351967334

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$73.07

$65.79
Get eBook

Cornish Pirates

Legends

by Steve Tomlin

Cornwall has long been recognised as being one of the hotbeds of English rugby enjoying a level of interest and support even outstripping that of football. Ten years ago Penzance and Newlyn rebranded itself as the Cornish Pirates and now ...

ISBN: 9781445646572

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$18.00

$14.39
Get eBook

Critical Issues in Global Sport Management

by Nico Schulenkorf & Stephen Frawley

<P>The social, cultural and economic significance of sport has never been more evident than it is today. Adopting a critical management perspective, this book examines the most important themes and challenges in global sport management. From ...

ISBN: 9781317434634

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$71.74

$64.59
Get eBook