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Blood, sweat and treason : my story

Author: Henry Olonga
Publisher: London : VSP, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sports book meets real-life thriller in this sensational autobiography of Henry Olonga, the former Zimbabwean cricketer whose black armband protest against Robert Mugabe at the 2003 World Cup saw him branded a traitor, sentenced to death in his absence, and forced to dramatically flee his homeland and his family.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Henry Olonga
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Olonga
ISBN: 9781907637292 190763729X
OCLC Number: 751792409
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Awards: Long-listed for William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2010
Description: 1 volume : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Henry Olonga.

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Paperback edition of the critically acclaimed autobiography of Zimbabwean cricketer Henry Olonga - famous for his black armband protest against Robert Mugabe which saw him forced to flee his homeland  Read more...

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"There are men who should be tied to a stake and forced to read Henry Olonga's book... men of whom Olonga has more courage, decency, idealism and integrity in one finger of his bowling hand..." Read more...

 
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