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Football to the rhythm of the samba beat.

Author: Keir Radnedge
Publisher: London : Carlton Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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'Brazil Futebol' captures the essence of the world's premier football nation and tells the story of more than a century of footballing passion. Starting in the 1870s when the Scottish expatriate Thomas Donohue introduced the game to the native Brazillians, it recounts the unprecedented success of the national team, building to the debut World Cup win in 1958 and beyond, detailing the most famous moments and players.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keir Radnedge
ISBN: 9781780973999 1780973993
OCLC Number: 879348284
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction; Origins; The Fateful Final (1950); Pele and the Golden Era (1958-70); Carnival Time; And the Beat Goes On (1970s-80s); Tribal Gatherings: Club Football; In the Street to the Beach; The Winning Habit (1990s-2000s).

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There is no question that the spiritual home of football is Brazil, five-time FIFA World Cup winners and the hosts of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. This book tells the story of more than a century of  Read more...

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