118 books (6 pages) in this category
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, half a century on, Sir Bobby looks back on the most glorious ...eBook
by KIMBALL LIVINGSTON
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by Uli Hesse
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 stood ...
by Bruce Jones
<DIV><B>World Formula One Records</B>, fully revised and updated to include the 2015 season in this Superb Sixth Edition, is the latest in Carlton Books' million-selling <I>World Records</I> series. Focusing exclusively on the world of ...
by Maria Tutaia
"<b>Instructional and highly illustrated, this is a beginner's book of netball for all ages.</b> 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 ...
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 througheBook
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. ...eBook
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 andeBook
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 ofeBook
Inside Pochettino's Spurs
by Guillem Balague
<p><b><i>The exclusive behind-the-scenes story of the Mauricio Pochettino revolution at Spurs, told in his own words</i></b></p><p>Since joining the club in 2014, Mauricio Pochettino has transformed Tottenham from underachievers into genuine ...eBook
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 ...eBook
The Tale of the First Tour de France
by Peter Cossins
<p>Full of adventure, mishaps and audacious attempts at cheating, the first Tour de France in 1903 was a colourful affair. Its riders included characters like Maurice Garin, an Italian-born Frenchman, said to have been swapped for a round of ...eBook
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 ...eBook
by Gary Neville, Phil Neville, Paul Scholes & others
<p>As modern football legends, the Class of 92 need no introduction. <i>Class of 92: Out of Their League</i>, however, opens a dramatic new chapter in the story of former Manchester United greats Gary and Phil Neville, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs ...eBook
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? ...
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 ...eBook
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 ...eBook
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 ...eBook
by MICHAEL KEANE
The is the only trivia book a Sky Blues fan could ever need, packed with facts, stats, anecdotes and history about Coventry City. From cult heroes and extraordinary escapes to FA Cup glory and championships, it's all here can you offer not to ...
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 ...eBook