A social history of English cricket / Derek Birley

Birley, Derek

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Synopsis: Presenting cricket as more than a game, this book investigates the sport''s role as art form, as cult, as ceremony, as passionate addiction and source of hero-worship,'

About the Author: Sir Derek Birley is the author of several books for Aurum, including The Willow Wand, A Social History of English Cricket and the trilogy Sport and the Making of Britain, which won the British Society of Sports History's Aberdare Literary Award in 1995. He retired as vice-chancellor of the University of Ulster in 1991 after a distinguished career as an educational administrator. He died in 2002.

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Publisher: London : Aurum Press
Publication Date: 1999
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