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Mud,Blood and Beer
Author: Alan Whiticker

ISBN: 9781742575155
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 22 September 2014
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 15.6 x 2.2
The 1970s was the toughest and most controversial decade in rugby league history known as the 'era of the biff', the 1970s saw Rugby League competition become the most competitive in the world.

Mud, Blood and Beer is the inside story of the decade where the rules didn't always apply and it was play at any risk! Where players didn't earn extraordinary money like in today's game and where they worked hard all week in regular job and then played hard for 80 minutes where mateship and the odd biff was all part of the game.

Mud, Blood and Beer, discusses the characters of the game and the growth of the clubs and how the game changed from backyard clubs to corporate establishments. A light hearted read on how times have changed and where if you couldn't handled the tough stuff you didn't make it...

About the Author

Alan was a teacher and assistant school principal for 25 years before becoming a full-time writer. He is a prolific non-fiction author with currently over 35 published books. He writes primarily on matters pertaining to the history of Rugby League, including titles The En...

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