For the Love of Cricket

For the Love of Cricket : A Companion

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Cricket fans don't just like cricket, they love it! Whether you're a soldier in the Barmy Army or you enjoy an afternoon of sunshine and wickets, there's a reason why the world's first modern spectator sport is beloved of so many. Bringing together history, trivia, amusing anecdotes and fresh insights, this handy volume is an all-rounder guide to the gentleman's game.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 135 x 204 x 22.86mm | 235.87g
  • Chichester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 60 Illustrations, black and white
  • 1786850265
  • 9781786850263
  • 1,307,903

About Graham Tarrant

Graham Tarrant is the author and editor of a number of cricket books, among them The Fifty Greatest, County Champions and Tales From Around The Wicket. For many years he served on the committee of The Lord's Taverners, the cricket-based charity.
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