Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

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Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

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G 2017/4067 , H 2017/2747

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74VKVXgLeG23

Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

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Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

Full title

Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

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Publisher

Melbourne, Victoria : Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd., 2016.

[Melbourne, Victoria] Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2016.

Alternative title

Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket.

Date

2016.

Call Numbers

G 2017/4067 , H 2017/2747

Record Identifier

74VKVXgLeG23

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

xviii, 314, [1] pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour), facsimiles ; 24 cm.

Content type

textstill image

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Melbourne, Victoria : Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd., 2016.

[Melbourne, Victoria] Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2016.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

Today Victor Trumper is, literally, a legend - revered for deeds lost in time, a hallowed name from the golden era from before the moving image began to dictate memories and Bradman reset the records. In life, Trumper was Australia's first world beater - at his peak just after Federation, he was not just a cricketer but an artist of the bat, the ge...

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Stroke of genius : Victor Trumper and the shot that changed cricket / Gideon Haigh.

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NOTES

General note

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-312)

Mitchell Library copy at H 2017/2747 :Submission for Premier's History Award 2017

State Reference Library copy at G 2017/4067 : Submission for Premier's Literary Award 2017

Mitchell Library copy at H 2017/2747 :National Biography Award contender, 2017.

Date Published

2016.

2016.

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Date Copyright

©2016

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G 2017/4067 , H 2017/2747

Record Identifier

74VKVXgLeG23

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKVXgLeG23

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ISBN

9781926428734

MMS ID

991024117704602626

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