Cricket & Conquest: The History Of South African Cricket Retold 1795-1914 by André OdendaalCricket & Conquest: The History Of South African Cricket Retold 1795-1914 by André Odendaal

Cricket & Conquest: The History Of South African Cricket Retold 1795-1914

byAndré Odendaal, Christopher Merrett, Krish Reddy

Paperback | July 1, 2017

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The first of its kind for any sport in South Africa: a cricket love story of epic dimensions with details which will blow readers away. Cricket and Conquest goes back to the beginnings 221 years ago and fundamentally revises long-established foundational narratives of early South African cricket. It reaches beyond old whites-only mainstream histories to integrate at every stage and in every region the experiences of black and women cricketers.
Andre Odendaal is a historian, writer, former first-class cricketer, non-racial sports activist and CEO of the Cape Cobras and famous Newlands Cricket Ground. Christopher Merrett was born in Britain, grew up in the Bahamas and has lived in South Africa since 1975. A member of the path-breaking Aurora Cricket Club from 1979, he umpired ...
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Title:Cricket & Conquest: The History Of South African Cricket Retold 1795-1914Format:PaperbackDimensions:536 pages, 8.25 × 5.75 × 1.2 inPublished:July 1, 2017Publisher:HSRC PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1928246133

ISBN - 13:9781928246138

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