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From the eye of the hurricane : my story

Author: Alex Higgins
Publisher: London : Headline, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alex Higgins' unorthodox play and style earned him the nickname 'Hurricane' and led to his immense popularity and fame. He is credited with elevating the game of snooker. In 1972 he became the youngest winner of the World Championship, repeating his victory in emotional style in 1982. This autobiography reflects on his turbulent life and career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alex Higgins; Alex Higgins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Higgins
ISBN: 9780755316595 0755316592 0755316606 9780755316601
OCLC Number: 183141757
Notes: Includes index.
Ill. on lining papers.
Description: xi, 307 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Alex Higgins.

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An autobiography of Higgins which is much more than just snooker. This book contains head-butting tournament officials, getting involved with gangsters, abusing referees, affairs with glamorous  Read more...

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