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1780896301
No hunger in paradise, the players, the journey, the dream, Michael Calvin
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Author: Calvin, Mike
Publication year: 2017
Language: English
Classification: 796.33409
ISBN: 9781780896304
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This is the third part in Mike Calvin's football book trilogy. First he wrote about scouts in 'The Nowhere Men'. Next he wrote about the pressures of managers in 'Living on the Volcano'. Now he writes about the players themselves, in his biggest and most ambitious book yet. Based on hundreds of hours of interviews, 'No Hunger in Paradise' is the definitive book on what it takes to make it as a professional footballer in this country, and the pitfalls, pressures and casualties along the way.
Audience: Teen readers
Additional information: 400 pages
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London, Century, 2017
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Must read for football coaches or parents of aspiring footballers. Brutally honest and revealing account of young people are exploited.
09/07/18
James Marshall
Devon Libraries
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No hunger in paradise, the players, the journey, the dream
Titles by the same author
1780893272
Hardback:Living on the volcano:[2015]
Author: Calvin, Mike
Year [2015]
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Century
Resource type: Physical
xiv, 434 pages ; 23 cm (hbk)
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178089631X
Hardback:State of play, under the skin of the modern game:2018
Author: Calvin, Mike
Year 2018
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Century
Resource type: Physical
400 pages ; 23 cm (hbk)
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1780891075
Hardback:The nowhere men:2013
Author: Calvin, Mike
Year 2013
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Century
Resource type: Physical
viii, 390 pages ; 22 cm (hbk)
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