Long Distance Love: A Passion for Football (Sporting)

Long Distance Love: A Passion for Football (Sporting)

By: Grant Farred (author), Amy Bass (series_editor)Hardback

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Description

A well-known scholar and lifelong soccer fan tells what the game has meant for him.

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About Author

Grant Farred is the author, most recently, of What's My Name? Black Vernacular Intellectuals. He is a life-long fan of Liverpool Football Club, the greatest and most successful club in the history of English football.

Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgements Introduction A Talk, Drinks, and Dinner with God Chapter 1 Long Distance Love: Growing Up a Liverpool Football Club Fan Chapter 2 Som mes que un club, pero menys que una nacio. "More than a Club but Less than a Nation. Chapter 3 Careless Whispers: The Doubleness of Spanish Love Chapter 4: At Home, Out of Place Chapter 5: God's Team: The Painful Pleasure of the Miracle on the Bosphorus Chapter 6: The Gerrard Final

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/02/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781592133734
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781592133734
  • weight: 381
  • ISBN10: 1592133738

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