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And the Sun Shines Now : How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain

And the Sun Shines Now : How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain

Publisher : Faber & Faber
SKU: 9780571295128
R 335,00
R 284,75
What happens when you take the people's game away from the people? What happens to the game, and what happens to the people? This book is about why Hillsborough happened, and how the flawed response to the disaster created a 'whole new ball game' but destroyed a culture.
WINNER OF THE NEW WRITER AWARD AT THE CROSS SPORTS BOOK AWARDS SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE, THE GORDON BURN PRIZE AND FOOTBALL BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE CROSS SPORTS BOOK AWARDS FEATURED IN THE OBSERVER'S SPORTS WRITERS' BOOKS OF THE YEAR And the Sun Shines Now is a book about why Hillsborough happened, and how the flawed response to the disaster created a 'whole new ball game' but destroyed a culture. The Taylor Report. All-seater stadia. Police lies. Political neglect. Murdoch. The oligarchs. And an FA plan to gentrify football. But what happens when you take the people's game away from the people? What happens to the game, and what happens to the people? Powerful, funny, soulful and brutal, Adrian Tempany's acclaimed book exposes the real cost of the modern game . . . and the forces that shaped it.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9780571295128
Publisher Faber & Faber
Contributor By (author) Adrian Tempany
Publication Date 2017-05-04
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 448
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 200 X 130 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 360
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WINNER OF THE NEW WRITER AWARD AT THE CROSS SPORTS BOOK AWARDS SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE, THE GORDON BURN PRIZE AND FOOTBALL BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE CROSS SPORTS BOOK AWARDS FEATURED IN THE OBSERVER'S SPORTS WRITERS' BOOKS OF THE YEAR And the Sun Shines Now is a book about why Hillsborough happened, and how the flawed response to the disaster created a 'whole new ball game' but destroyed a culture. The Taylor Report. All-seater stadia. Police lies. Political neglect. Murdoch. The oligarchs. And an FA plan to gentrify football. But what happens when you take the people's game away from the people? What happens to the game, and what happens to the people? Powerful, funny, soulful and brutal, Adrian Tempany's acclaimed book exposes the real cost of the modern game . . . and the forces that shaped it.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9780571295128
Publisher Faber & Faber
Contributor By (author) Adrian Tempany
Publication Date 2017-05-04
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 448
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 200 X 130 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 360
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