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    DescriptionThe Australian women's field hockey team, the Hockeyroos, revolutionised competitive field hockey. This book teaches the skills and tactics the Hockeyroos employed. Mitchell-Taverner is a former member of the Hockeyroos and shares her invaluable insights, recounting the set plays and strategies that won international gold.


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    Title
    Field Hockey
    Subtitle
    Techniques and Tactics
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Claire Mitchell-Taverner
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 216
    Width: 212 mm
    Height: 278 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 621 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780736054379
    ISBN 10: 0736054375
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T15.1
    BIC E4L: SPO
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 760
    BIC subject category V2: WSJH
    LC classification: GV1017.H7
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24450
    Libri: I-SR
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    Ingram Subject Code: SR
    DC22: 796.355
    BISAC V2.8: SPO020000
    LC classification: GV1017.H7 M58 2005
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A09302024
    BISAC V2.8: SPO073000
    Thema V1.0: SFJ
    Edition
    2
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    75 black & white illustrations, 106 black & white halftones
    Publisher
    Human Kinetics Publishers
    Imprint name
    Human Kinetics Publishers
    Publication date
    02 November 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Champaign
    Author Information
    Claire Mitchell-Taverner was a member of the Australian National team from 1993-2001 that won an Olympic gold medal, World Cup gold, Commonwealth gold and three Champions Trophy gold medals and a bronze. She played 180 international games for the Hockeyroos, Australia's Women's Field Hockey Team, considered one of the most successful Field Hockey teams of all time.
    Review quote
    """"This is an innovative book that explains the finer points of hockey in a straightforward, logical manner while acknowledging the all-important basic skills of the game. The book is unique because it is written by a former player who has been very successful at all levels of the game. She incorporates the experience, advice, and knowledge of a number of specific skill experts who have excelled in the sport at the highest level. There is something valuable in this book for players of all ages and stages.""" Rechelle Hawkes OAMOlympic gold medalist (1988, 1996, 2000), former Hockeyroos captain and veteran of 279 international matches (1985-2000) """Claire Mitchell-Taverner has successfully used her experience as a player and her association with other great players to lucidly outline how hockey can and should be played. Every hockey enthusiast can learn something from this book. I know I did.""" Dr. Richard CharlesworthFormer coach of Australian Women's Hockey Team (1993-2000)World cup champions (1994, 1998), Olympic gold medalists (1996 and 2000) "