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The Rugby league myth

Michael Latham

The Rugby league myth

the forgotten clubs of Lancashire,Cheshire and Furness

by Michael Latham

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Published by Mike RL Publications in Adlington (28 Windermere Drive Adlington PR6 9PD) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMichael Latham and Tom Mather.
The Physical Object
Pagination112p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15352358M
ISBN 100951609831
OCLC/WorldCa650180846

Called ‘the greatest game of all’ by its supporters but often overlooked by the cultural mainstream, no sport is more identified with England’s northern working class than rugby league. This book traces the story of the sport from the Northern Union of the s to the formation of the Super League in the s, through war, depression, boom and deindustrialisation, into a new economic. “Archie Henderson has won no awards, written no books and never played any representative sport. He was an under tournament-winning tennis player as a boy, but left the game when he discovered rugby where he was one of the worst flyhalves he can remember. This did not prevent him from having opinions on most things in sport.

Winger by Andrew Smith (£, Penguin) About a boy who plays rugby, set in the USA. This book and its sequel, Stand Off, are the only older rugby novels out there for children, but does feature challenging attitudes from a group of boys towards girls in with care, though it is well-written – this is as much about girl-boy relationships as rugby. The Final Whistle - Rugby League. 13K likes. Welcome to The Final Whistle, we record weekly Podcasts about Rugby League. We love and promote the game at will. We leave all the off field drama to the.

E.E. Christensen's Official Rugby League Year Book Christensen, E.E. 1st Edition. Jim Windsor's Book on the British Rugby League Lions of World Tour. Sunderland, Harry (Comp.) 1st Edition "Northern Union News" Official Handbook of Australasian Tour () "Forward" Looking at rugby in late Victorian and Edwardian England, this title examines how class conflict tore rugby apart and led to the creation of rugby league. It focuses on how men and women became involved in rugby and the hostile reaction to them from rugby's middle-class leaders, and describes how the war for rugby's soul led to the split.


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