- Paperback: 308 pages
- Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (31 May 1998)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0714644242
- ISBN-13: 978-0714644240
- Product Dimensions: 3.2 x 15.9 x 23.5 cm
- Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,626,014 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Rugby's Great Split: Class, Culture and the Origins of Rugby League Football (Sport in the Global Society) Paperback – 31 May 1998
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Praise for the previous edition:
'The outstanding historical work … definitive on the 1895 schism between the two rugby codes.'- Financial Times
'This book is a landmark in the history and historiography of rugby league and of rugby in general.' - Rugby League Express
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Quite simply, for a detailed and thorough description of the origins of rugby league, there is no work that even come close to Tony Collins' work. Read morePublished on 5 Nov. 2009 by M. Roberts
This book is probably the definitive volume regarding the seismic schism which split rugby forever in 1895. Read morePublished on 6 Jun. 2007 by sonik57