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A Corner of Every Foreign Field
A Corner of Every Foreign Field

A Corner of Every Foreign Field

English Game to a Global Sport

SPORTS & RECREATION

320 Pages, 5.5 x 8.5

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $22.95 (US $22.95) (CA $30.95)

Publication Date: November 2020

ISBN 9781785316395

Rights: US & CA

Pitch Publishing (Nov 2020)

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Overview

A Corner of Every Foreign Field is an innovative and thought-provoking take on the history of cricket, looking beyond the scorecards to the pivotal issues of class, politics and imperialism that have shaped the game today. Author Tim Brooks skilfully delves into the past while providing a unique vision for the future of cricket.

Author Biography

Tim Brooks is a respected and influential writer and commentator specialising in the global development of cricket. Non-Test expert for Wisden, Tim is the author of the critically acclaimed Cricket on the Continent and contributor to the ground-breaking Second XI: Cricket in its Outposts. Working directly with countries such as Germany, Norway, Nepal and Sierra Leone to develop the game, Brooks has a unique perspective on modern cricket.