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Football: The Golden Age

Football: The Golden Age

A collection of 275 images from 1900-1985, this book tells the history of the golder age for Britain's favourite sport. The photographs collected include - the players, the grounds, and the fans.

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ISBN 9781844031153
Barcode 9781844031153
Published 12 July 2003 by OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Tennant, John
Introduction by Marsh, Rodney
Series Golden Age
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ISBN-13 9781844031153
ISBN-10 1844031152
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Imprint Cassell Illustrated
Publication Date 12 July 2003
International Publication Date 12 June 2003
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Tennant, John
Introduction by Marsh, Rodney
Series Golden Age
Category Photographs: Collections
History of Specific Subjects
Football (Soccer, Association Football)
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 215mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 29mm
Weight 1,380g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Soccer - England - History - 20th century - Pictorial works
NBS Text Ball Games: Field & Outdoor
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 796.33409
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Featuring extraordinary images from 1900-1985, Football The Golden Age is a unique collection of over 275 star-quality images from football's golden age in a lavishly illustrated history and celebration of a long and rich period for Britain's favourite sport. The range of the photographs collected here - the players, the grounds, the fans and the bizarre - is truly remarkable. And between them, these images articulate all of the emotions, from agony to ecstasy, that football is capable of producing. Guaranteed to inspire feelings of pride and nostalgia in any football fan.

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Author's Bio

John Tennant has designed and art directed magazines for over 25 years. During that time he has worked for, among others, the Sunday Times Magazine, the Observer Magazine and the Daily Mail. He launched and edited the Sunday Herald Magazine in Australia and was creative Director of the Daily Express from 1996-2000. This book combines two of his passions: football and photography.

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