The Grudge: Two Nations, one Match, no Holds Barred download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom English

The Grudge: Two Nations, one Match, no Holds Barred download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom English year 2011
  • Book name: The Grudge: Two Nations, one Match, no Holds Barred
  • Author: Tom English
  • Release date: 2011/10/12
  • Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780224083218
  • Rating: 9.1 of 10
  • Votes: 330
  • Review by: Kylan Stjohn
  • Review rating: 8.35 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/20
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Murrayfield, the Calcutta Cup, March 1990. England vs. Scotland - winner-takes-all for the Five Nations Grand Slam, the biggest prize in northern hemisphere rugby. Will Carling's England are the very embodiment of Margaret Thatcher's Britain - snarling, brutish and all-conquering. Scotland are the underdogs - second-class citizens from a land that's become the testing ground for the most unpopular tax in living memory: Thatcher's Poll Tax. In Edinburgh, nationalism is rising high - what happens in the stadium will resound far beyond the pitch.The Grudge brilliantly recaptures a day that has gone down in history when a rugby match became more than a game. This is the real story of an extraordinary conflict, told with astounding insight and unprecedented access to key players, coaches and supporters on both sides (Will Carling, Ian McGeechan, Brian Moore and the rest). Tom English has produced a gripping account of a titanic struggle that thrusts the reader right into the heart of the action. Game on.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H31M44S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Sports Books, Events & Organisations, Rugby Union
  • Available formats: SNB, EPUB, RTF, DOC, WORD, TXT, JPG, PDF. Compressed in AZW, TAR.XZ, ZIP, TAR.BZ, RAR, TAR.BZ2, DMG
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.28 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x18mm
  • Weight: 196g
  • Printed by: YELLOW JERSEY PRESS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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