Brilliant Orange

Author: David Winner
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408835770
Size: 60.31 MB
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This book lays bare the elegant, fractured soul of the Dutch Masters and the culture that spawned them by exploring and analysing its key ideas, institutions, personalities and history in the context of wider Dutch society.

Those Feet A Sensual History Of English Football

Author: David Winner
Publisher: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1468309293
Size: 70.44 MB
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In this playful, witty and highly original look at English soccer, David Winner, author of the acclaimed Brilliant Orange, journeys to the heart of an essential English pastime and sheds new light on the true nature of a rapidly changing ...


Author: Jim Haner
Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 1429931248
Size: 26.24 MB
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For all things concerning Brazilian and Dutch soccer, I consulted Futebol: Soccer
the Brazilian Way, by Alex Bellos, and Brilliant Orange: The Neurotic Genius of
Dutch Soccer, by David Winner. Both are hallmarks of ”new-style" soccer writing,
full of wit, insight, and verve. For general historical background on the game, I
relied on Football Against the Enemy, Simon Kuper's freewheeling I994
travelogue; the essays of Eduardo Galeano in his incomparable Soccer in Sun
and Shadow, ...

The Cannibal Of Guadalajara

Author: David Winner
ISBN: 9781928589501
Size: 75.46 MB
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Winner of the Gival Press Novel Award, "The Cannibal of Guadalajara" is a refreshing dark comedy, with a range of characters who commingle between Mexico and Manhattan among their nightmares and dreams.

Raoul Wallenberg

Author: Michael Nicholson
Publisher: Morehouse Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780819215253
Size: 76.13 MB
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Traces the life of the diplomat who saved Hungarian Jews during World War II and mysteriously disappeared after the Russians occupied Budapest.