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Manchester United: The Biography

Manchester United: The Biography
Item# 9780751539110

Product Description

Publisher: Sphere

Author: Jim White

Manchester United:The Biography follows the clubís extraordinary journey from its birth in the railway works of Newton Heath to its current status as Premier League and European champions. The key stages in Unitedís history will, of course, be covered: the Munich Air Crash of 1958, which saw the best part of an entire team (the Busby Babes) being killed; becoming the first English team to win the European Cup in 1968 (with Bobby Charlton and George Best); the dominance of the club in the Premiership; the controversial sale to American tycoon Malcolm Glazer, right up to Moscow 2008. (pb)