|Format||Paperback / softback|
|Book Size||755 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Subject Classification||Sports & outdoor recreation / Ball games / Cricket|
Retro Cricket is a celebration of the halcyon days of world cricket. From the retirement of Sir Don Bradman in 1948 to the Kerry Packer-led cricket ‘revolution’ in 1977, this book allows the reader to fondly look back and enjoy rare images of bygone cricketing days. At more than 300 pages and with more than 400 images, Retro Cricket is not just a history book, it is a celebration of a great game. Retro Cricket is a book for all generations, not just those who watched the game during the heady days of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.
Ian Collis is a well known rugby league historian - he has one of the largest collections of sporting memorabilia in Australia. His passion for rugby league comes from his father Joseph, who was a pioneer of the North Ryde Junior Rugby League Club in the Balmain Junior League and a former Club president before playing a role in the formation of the Ryde United JRL Club. Ian is currently the Head of Fox Sports Statistics.