Australia: Story of a Cricket Country

Australia: Story of a Cricket Country

by Chris Ryan
     
 
More than a comprehensive history, this ground-breaking volume is a colourful, insightful and affectionate portrait of Australian cricket. A selection of Australia's best writers share their thoughts on different aspects of the game and its place in our national culture; from bowling, captaincy and scoring, to alcohol, media and literature.

Overview

More than a comprehensive history, this ground-breaking volume is a colourful, insightful and affectionate portrait of Australian cricket. A selection of Australia's best writers share their thoughts on different aspects of the game and its place in our national culture; from bowling, captaincy and scoring, to alcohol, media and literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781742736952
Publisher:
Hardie Grant Books
Publication date:
11/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
50 MB
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Meet the Author

Chris Ryan was the founding editor of the national current affairs magazine The Monthly. He has edited Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia, Inside Edge magazine, Wisden Cricket Monthly and has worked as a journalist with The Guardian newspaper. His book Golden Boy won the British Sports Book Awards' Cricket Book of the Year 2010.

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