The Resource A beautiful game : my love affair with cricket, Mark Nicholas

A beautiful game : my love affair with cricket, Mark Nicholas

Label
A beautiful game : my love affair with cricket
Title
A beautiful game
Title remainder
my love affair with cricket
Statement of responsibility
Mark Nicholas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mark Nicholas, anchor for Channel Nine's commentary team in Australia and Channel 5's Cricket on Five show in the UK, has a unique knowledge of and perspective on the game around the world. As both a former player and now a professional observer and commentator, he knows all the key figures in the sport and has witnessed first-hand some of cricket's greatest moments. His book is a passionate, personal and deeply insightful account of the game he's been so close to throughout his life. Informed by Mark's own experiences and observations, and filled with wonderful anecdotes, larger than life characters and an extraordinary breadth of cricket knowledge, it shows exactly why cricket really is the world's beautiful game. 'Mark has been a powerful salesman for the game on television. He has brought that same passion ... to his thoughtful and entertaining book.' IAN CHAPPELL 'I loved it. If I was buying one cricket book this year, it would be A Beautiful Game.' WASIM AKRAM
Summary
Mark Nicholas, anchor for Channel 9's Test commentary team in Australia and Channel 5's Cricket on Five show in the UK, has a unique knowledge and perspective on the world game of cricket. As both a former player and now a professional observer and commentator on the game he knows all the key figures in the sport and has witnessed first-hand some of cricket's greatest moments... His book is a personal account of the game as he's seen and experienced it. Focusing on England and Australia, the two countries he's intimately familiar with, Mark takes us through the modern game, illuminating the arts of batting, bowling and captaincy, and giving us a wealth of detail about the world's greatest players, as well as epic Ashes battles... Informed by Mark's own experiences and observations, and filled with wonderful anecdotes, larger than life characters, and an extraordinary breadth of cricket knowledge, A Beautiful Game shows why Mark is so passionate about the sport, and exactly why cricket really is the world's beautiful game.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10640142
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholas, Mark
Dewey number
796.358092
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports & outdoor recreation
  • Cricket
  • Sportscasters
  • Sportscasters
  • Cricket players
  • Cricket players
  • Cricket players
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my love affair with cricket
Label
A beautiful game : my love affair with cricket, Mark Nicholas
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=AAU_347014&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781952533761-AAU1053536-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781952533761
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A beautiful game : my love affair with cricket, Mark Nicholas
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=AAU_347014&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781952533761-AAU1053536-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781952533761
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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