Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Rangers Cult Heroes

Rangers Cult Heroes
Item# 9781848181106

Product Description

Publisher: Know the Score

Author: Paul Smith

Rangers Cult Heroes tells the story of the club through the careers of its 20 greatest icons—the men who made the blue half of Glasgow's pulses race. During Paul Smith's journey through a pantheon of Rangers greats, he discovers that there is much more to being a Gers Cult Hero. Each player's career is analyzed to discover what made him tick, why he was so idolized by the fans and what his legacy to Rangers was. Discover what it is about 20 mere mortals that has brought them mythical status in Glasgow. Paul Smith explores the diverse and intriguing reasons why each one has engendered passion, excitement, and devotion among some of the most obsessive football supporters on planet earth. (pb)