My favourite football books

A Listmania! list by "poppyyellow"
 
Manchester: The Greatest City - The Complete Official History of Manchester City Football Club
1.  Manchester: The Greatest City - The Complete Official History of Manchester City Football Club by Gary James
The list author says:
  "No other football history comes close.  A great social history read as well as footy & Manchester"
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Farewell To Maine Road: The Official History of Manchester City's Grounds
2.  Farewell To Maine Road: The Official History of Manchester City's Grounds by Gary James
The list author says:
  "Another incredible history.  This focuses on one of Britain's most important grounds and tells a refreshingly different story of footballing life."
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The Football Grounds of Britain
3.  The Football Grounds of Britain by Simon Inglis
The list author says:
  "If you like grounds, this is the national history for you.  Enthralling in parts."
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Football With A Smile: Authorised Biog of Joe Mercer, OBE (Manchester City, Everton, Arsenal, England, Coventry City, Aston Villa, & Sheffield United)
4.  Football With A Smile: Authorised Biog of Joe Mercer, OBE (Manchester City, Everton, Arsenal, England, Coventry City, Aston Villa, & Sheffield United) by Gary James
The list author says:
  "A great England player and manager.  A superb book.  I wasn't there when he played but I feel I was."
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Atkinson for England - A tale of mistaken identity, the England national team and plumbing
5.  Atkinson for England - A tale of mistaken identity, the England national team and plumbing by Gary James
The list author says:
  "Very, very funny.  Humour is simple at times, but it's a great farcical read.  Follows tradition of British comedy at its best."
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Gladys Protheroe: Football Genius
6.  Gladys Protheroe: Football Genius by Simon Cheetham
The list author says:
  "Hilarious read.  Great to think Gladys was responsible for football's key moments."
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The Times Football Yearbook 2003-04
7.  The Times Football Yearbook 2003-04 by Richard Whitehead
The list author says:
  "Better than Rothmans!  This covers it all (although you have to be in the Premier League to appreciate it!)."
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The Soccer Tribe
8.  The Soccer Tribe by Desmond Morris
The list author says:
  "A classic on football through the eyes of a non-football observer."
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Football: The Golden Age
9.  Football: The Golden Age by John Tennant
The list author says:
  "Great photographic work."
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The Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2003-2004
10.  The Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2003-2004 by Jack Rollin
The list author says:
  "The key reference work (although losing ground to The Times)"
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