Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Football Nation

Football Nation
Item# 9781408801260

Product Description

Publisher: Penguin

Author: Andrew Ward and John Williams

A rich portrait of English football from the end of the Second World War to the present

Football is at the heart of British national identity. Through more than forty fascinating stories, Andrew Ward and John Williams reveal the hidden and not-so-hidden history of the game since 1945. Football Nation is informed, wryly amusing, often surprising and always vastly entertaining. It offers an entirely fresh perspective on the history of the beautiful game in Britain. (pb)