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The Lost Babes

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Jeff Connor | Publisher : HarperCollins UK

ISBN 10 : 9780007208074
ISBN 13 : 0007208073

The Manchester United team in the fifties seemed destined to dominate soccer for many years. The average age of the side that won the Championship in 1955-56 was just 22, the young..


Duncan Edwards The Greatest

Pub Date : 2012-05-24 | Author : James Leighton | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780857207814
ISBN 13 : 0857207814

One of the greatest players of all time, Duncan Edwards's story is one of tragic heroism. From a working-class Dudley upbringing, Edwards rose to great heights at Manchester United..


Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

Pub Date : 2013-06-21 | Author : Søren Frank | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781408187432
ISBN 13 : 1408187434

A unique thematic history of Manchester United from the club's creation as humble Newton Heath in 1878 to its status as the world's greatest football brand, this book gets to the e..



The Fix

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Declan Hill | Publisher : McClelland & Stewart Limited

ISBN 10 : 9780771041396
ISBN 13 : 077104139X

The Fix is the most explosive story of sports corruption in a generation. Intriguing, riveting, and compelling, it tells the story of an investigative journalist who sets out to ex..


Legends Never Die

Pub Date : 2017-04-28 | Author : Richard Ian Kimball | Publisher : Syracuse University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780815654056
ISBN 13 : 0815654057

With every touchdown, home run, and three-pointer, star athletes represent an American dream that only an elite group blessed with natural talent can achieve. However, Kimball conc..