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Brothers in Black

Brothers in Black
  

There's an astounding number of brothers playing in top level rugby in New Zealand. How is this so? What's it like for the siblings: do they compete with each other or do they support each other? Is there a particular climate in some families that encourages this success?

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ISBN 9781760871819
Published 5 August 2019 by Allen & Unwin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Wall, Jamie
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781760871819
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin
Publication Date 5 August 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Wall, Jamie
Category Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Rugby Union
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Australian
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code 796.333093
Catalogue Code 1006621

Description of this Electronic Book

The All Blacks have had a brilliant run of brothers in the last decade, with the Barretts, Whitelocks, Saveas and Franks, but there have also been many more standouts throughout New Zealand rugby history like the Meads, Whettons, Gears, Bachops and Brownlies. Jamie Wall writes insightfully, revealing fascinating stories and providing analysis of some of the massive changes that have occurred in New Zealand rugby over the years, while sharing great yarns about the high-profile tests that live on in every rugby fan's memory.

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Author's Bio

Jamie Wall is a freelance sports writer, specialising in rugby. He covers both live sporting events and delves into deeper socio-political implications that sports, especially rugby, can bring. He has worked for The Spinoff, Radio New Zealand and Maori Television. Over the last two seasons, Jamie has travelled with the All Blacks to Buenos Aires, Sydney, Tokyo, London, Dublin and Rome, and he will be attending the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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