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"Staggeringly informative...succeeds in providing a fanatically comprehensive overview" (Chris Maume Independent, Christmas books special)
"If you ever wanted to know why boxing rings are square, why golf courses have 18 holes, why football is a game of two halves or why wickets have three stumps, this is the book for you" (Sunday Express)
"You look up one thing and find yourself still reading an hour later... Fabulous" (Daily Telegraph)
"Subtitles often mislead but this book really does explain almost everything you ever wanted to know about sport... A phenomenal acheivement. Can anyone know more about sport than Tim Harris?" (Sunday Telegraph)
"Harris's book is a magnificent achievement. The scale of his research is breathtaking. His constant sprightliness is exemplary. This is a book that the discerning sports fan must read" (Herald)
'Tim Harris' book is awesome in its scope and detail. It claims, too modestly, to contain 'almost everything you ever wanted to know'. Almost?.... Anyone with a love of and interest in sport should keep this book within arms reach at all times' - Adrian ChilesSee all Product Description
In terms of condition and quality of materials / workmanship etc, this is probably the best book I have ever bought on-line. Read morePublished on 11 July 2013 by Anthony Gold
This is a brilliant and fascinating book. If you have the slightest interest in the history of sport then I thoroughly recommend it. Read morePublished on 4 April 2013 by Big Cheese
This was a Christmas present for my husband. He still has it on the sofa next to him and dips into it when he has an idle moment.Published on 25 Jan. 2013 by Amazon Customer