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Undefeated
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Rhodri Davies
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-11 - Publisher:

This is the untold story of the most successful British and Irish Lions tour in history. The 1974 party are the only Lions ever to emerge undefeated. To mark the 40th anniversary of their astonishing achievement in South Africa, the players finally lift the lid on the political turmoil, the
Flashpoint
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Derek Charles Catsam
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-28 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book provides a unique perspective on the anti-apartheid movement in the United States through its examination of a little-remembered rugby tour across the country by South Africa’s national team. The tour became a flashpoint for the nation’s burgeoning protests against apartheid and a test of national values and American
J.J. Williams
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: J.J Williams
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-10 - Publisher: Y Lolfa

The autobiography of Welsh rugby legend, J. J. Williams. Teacher by profession who had been schoolboy sprint champion of Great Britain, J.J. wasted no time harnessing searing pace to innate footballing skills. It propelled him beyond merely winning Grand Slams for Wales to a starring role in the most successful
Undefeated
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Rhodri Davies
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: Y Lolfa

This is the untold story of the most successful British and Irish Lions tour in history. The 1974 party are the only Lions ever to emerge undefeated.
In Strength And Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: David Roach, Mervyn Davies
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-02 - Publisher: Random House

Few rugby players have matched the achievements of Welshman Mervyn Davies, the shrewd, gutsy number 8 with the heart of a lion. In what was a remarkable career, he won two Grand Slams, three Triple Crowns, earned thirty-eight consecutive Wales caps, was captain of his national team and played in