100 Irish Rugby Greats

100 Irish Rugby Greats

Paperback (02 Aug 2012) | English

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Synopsis

Bursting with humour and full of amusing anecdotes, 100 Irish Rugby Greats is a unique celebration of the most significant stars of the sport from the 1930s to the present day. A veritable who's who of Irish rugby, it takes in all of the true greats, including Jack Kyle, Tony O'Reilly, Mike Gibson, Willie John McBride, Moss Keane, Keith Wood, Brian O'Driscoll and Paul O'Connell.

Many of the in-depth and revealing profiles are based on interviews with the legends themselves, as well as with those who have lined up against them. The result offers remarkable insights into the myriad controversies, epic matches, thrilling contests and pivotal events on and off the field in which each player has been involved.

Written with an insider's knowledge, 100 Irish Rugby Greats will prove to be a thrilling read for all fans of the sport.

About the Publisher

Mainstream Publishing

Mainstream Publishing

Mainstream was founded in Edinburgh in 1978 by Bill Campbell and Peter MacKenzie who continue to run the company. It is the leading non-fiction publishing house based in Scotland. With particular emphasis on memoir, true crime, sport, current affairs and health, the list features prominent names such as Nicholas Parsons, Gordon Brown, Hunter Davies, Sir Ian Botham, Shane Warne and Jan de Vries.

Book information

ISBN: 9781780575476
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing
Imprint: Mainstream Publishing
Pub date:
DEWEY: 796.3330922415
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 208g
Height: 196mm
Width: 135mm
Spine width: 18mm