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Wooden Spoon Society Rugby World '97 - Nigel Starmer-Smith; Ian Robertson;

Queen Anne Press, 1996, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Pages lightly age-tanned toward the margins.

From the cover: “Bill McLaren reports on the southern hemisphere’s Tri-Nations tournament, Clem Thomas examines motives of the new money men in club rugby, Mick Cleary gives his end-of-term report on Will Carling and there are lighter contributions from John Inverdale and Gareth Chilcott. There is also a section concentrating on the closer relationship between rugby union and rugby league in which Bath coach Brian Ashton considers a possible unification of the codes and John Rear, the RFU’s Coaching and Academy Executive, explains their special conditioning programmes for a ‘collision sport’, while John Reason offers his personal views on the advent of the ‘open’ game.”
Size: 10½" x 8"
Number of Pages: 159
ISBN: 1852915803