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A Modern Anthology


 On Sale: 1/05/2013
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In this wide-ranging and beautifully-produced anthology, Test Match Special's Jonathan 'Aggers' Agnew, chooses a wide variety of writings on the sport that has consumed his life. In a series of carefully considered reflections, he examines the importance of their contribution to our understanding and appreciation of cricket. While not shying away from controversy, the anthology always has a sense of fun and humour lurking just below the surface. Humour and cricket are forever intertwined, as it is with courage, long hot summers, school days, patriotism, literature, best-of-journalism and eccentricity.


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ISBN: 9780007466542; ISBN10: 0007466544; On Sale: 1/05/2013; Format: E-Book; Trimsize: ; Pages: 528; $14.99; ; BISAC1:FIC000000; BISAC2:001-200

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