Author(s): Ian Collis; Alan Whiticker
Since the arrival of the New Zealand 'All Golds' who introduced the game toAustralian shores in 1907, rugby league has had a colourful and controversialhistory. Rugby League Through the Decades is a celebration of each decade inthat history; showcasing champion players, countless matches and suburbanfootball clubs, many now gone forever. Including hundreds of images, many neverbefore published; rare memorabilia, season records and international details, thisbooks packs 110 years of sporting history into its 560 pages. Written in the styleof 'unfolding history' to give the reader a sense of 'being there' at each historicmoment in the game's evolution, the different eras of the game are reflected in the language and fashions ofthe times, and wonderfully portray the drama and emotion of the 'greatest game of all!'