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English Rugby 101: A Pocket Guide

English Rugby 101: A Pocket Guide
 

English Rugby 101 is a compendium of fascinating facts, stats, stories, personalities and trivia - perfect for all fans of English rugby.From the very first Test match against Scotland in 1871 all the way through to the present day, England's rugby's rich history is distilled int... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781788851817
Published 13 June 2019 by Faber Factory
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Griffiths, John
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781788851817
ISBN-10
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Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Faber Factory
Imprint Arena Sport
Publication Date 13 June 2019
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Griffiths, John
Category History of Specific Subjects
Probability & Statistics
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Rugby Union
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Not specified
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Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code 796.3330942
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Description of this Electronic Book

English Rugby 101 is a compendium of fascinating facts, stats, stories, personalities and trivia - perfect for all fans of English rugby.From the very first Test match against Scotland in 1871 all the way through to the present day, England's rich rugby history is distilled into 101 facts, stats and stories. This entertaining volume is an instructive, if sometimes irreverent - but always affectionate - guide to some of the groundbreaking firsts, controversies, innovations, characters, achievements and disasters that have taken place at Twickenham and around the world. Whether an expert or a novice, this is the perfect companion for those who follow the exploits of the red-rose warriors on the field and love to bask in light of their glorious (and sometimes inglorious) past.

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Author's Bio

John Griffiths is one of Britainas leading rugby historians and has worked as consultant on numerous books on the subject as well as authoring many himself, including British Lions, Rugbyas Strangest Matches, Rugbyas Greatest Characters and Behind the Lions: Playing Rugby for the British & Irish Lions.

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