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Celtic Culture in Words and Music

When Football was Football

When Football was Football
Item# 9781844256693

Product Description

Publisher: Haynes

Author: Richard Havers

A Nostalgic look at a Century of Football

Football was a working class pursuit and one that attracted people through a fierce tribalism and loyalty to your team. With the advent of footballers being paid well above the national wage it changed from being a sport to a business When Football Was Football is a fully illustrated book that takes us through a Century of English football from the photographic and written archives of the Daily Mirror. (hb)