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The Resource A Beautiful Game

A Beautiful Game

Label
A Beautiful Game
Title
A Beautiful Game
Statement of responsibility
Mark Nicholas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mark Nicholas, anchor for Channel Nine's commentary team in Australia and Channel 5's Cricket on Five show in the UK, has a unique knowledge of and perspective on the game around the world. As both a former player and now a professional observer and commentator, he knows all the key figures in the sport and has witnessed first-hand some of cricket's greatest moments.His book is a passionate, personal and deeply insightful account of the game he's been so close to throughout his life. Informed by Mark's own experiences and observations, and filled with wonderful anecdotes, larger than life characters and an extraordinary breadth of cricket knowledge, it shows exactly why cricket really is the world's beautiful game.'Mark has been a powerful salesman for the game on television. He has brought that same passion ... to his thoughtful and entertaining book.' IAN CHAPPELL'I loved it. If I was buying one cricket book this year, it would be A Beautiful Game.' WASIM AKRAM
Summary
Mark Nicholas, anchor for Channel 9's Test commentary team in Australia and Channel 5's Cricket on Five show in the UK, has a unique knowledge and perspective on the world game of cricket. As both a former player and now a professional observer and commentator on the game he knows all the key figures in the sport and has witnessed first-hand some of cricket's greatest moments... His book is a personal account of the game as he's seen and experienced it. Focusing on England and Australia, the two countries he's intimately familiar with, Mark takes us through the modern game, illuminating the arts of batting, bowling and captaincy, and giving us a wealth of detail about the world's greatest players, as well as epic Ashes battles... Informed by Mark's own experiences and observations, and filled with wonderful anecdotes, larger than life characters, and an extraordinary breadth of cricket knowledge, A Beautiful Game shows why Mark is so passionate about the sport, and exactly why cricket really is the world's beautiful game.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10640142
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholas, Mark
Dewey number
796.358092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sport
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my love affair with cricket
Label
A Beautiful Game
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:AAU_347014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781952533761
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Beautiful Game
Control code
BORROWBOX:AAU_347014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781952533761
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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