Here, Tim Horgan, author of the acclaimed Christy Ring: Hurling's Greatest, vividly evokes the thrills and excitement, the passion and endeavor, the joys and sorrows, and the artistry and heroics of Cork's hurlers over the past 125 years. Each of Cork's thirty All-Ireland title victories in this great spectator sport are brought to life again. Memories of the big games, the scores and misses, the victories and defeats, personalities and great players, and the controversies, are featured. The result is a fascinating story with the many threads woven together to form an enthralling narrative. A must-read for every Cork hurling fan and all followers of the `clash of the ash.' ""Well told."" Irish Echo
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Tim Horgan, a retired teacher and GAA correspondent, has been a lifelong follower of hurling. A former columnist with the Sunday Independent, reporter with the Southern Star, and regular contributor to local newspapers and magazines, he also made many broadcasts on national and local radio. He has written a number of GAA books, including Christy Ring - Hurling's Greatest.Review:
'A book that will be pulled down from the shelf on a regular basis' An Fear Rua 'Welcome update' Sunday Tribune 'Engrossing' North City News
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Book Description Collins Pr, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111848890966