The Resource Richie McCaw 148

Richie McCaw 148

Label
Richie McCaw 148
Title
Richie McCaw 148
Statement of responsibility
Richie McCaw
Title variation
  • Richie McCaw one hundred and forty-eight
  • Richie McCaw hundred and forty-eight
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
148 tests, 131 wins, 110 times captain of the All Blacks, 2 Rugby World Cup triumphs, 12 successful Bledisloe Cup campaigns, 7 Tri-Nations titles, 3 Rugby Championship titlesA career so impressive that it could not possibly be chronicled in an 'ordinary' book. This lavish retrospective is something special. It features over 500 photographs, close to 50,000 words and weighs in at around 3kgs. The book devotes two pages to each of the 148 tests Richie played. To complement the stunning array of images, Richie has added his own thoughts and memories of each game from the nerves before that very first test in 2001 to the triumphs at Rugby World Cups in 2011 and 2015; from the highs of three World Player of the Year awards to concussions and other injuries that kept him from playing; from the great homes of rugby such as Twickenham and Ellis Park to the atmosphere of the All Blacks' only visit to Apia Park Stadium or Soldier Field in Chicago. McCaw has been part of rugby like no other player and led a team that dominated world rugby in his era. This book illustrates the pride McCaw and the All Blacks feel in the black jersey, the lengths they are prepared to lay their bodies on the line for their country, and the satisfaction of a job well done. It is a fitting tribute to a man regarded by many as the greatest player of all time
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534385
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaw, Richie
Dewey number
796.333
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCaw, Richie
  • Rugby Union football captains
  • Rugby Union football players
Target audience
adult
Label
Richie McCaw 148
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
30 x 33 cm.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781927262788
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Richie McCaw 148
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
30 x 33 cm.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781927262788
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
Specific material designation
regular print

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