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The language of the game : how to understand soccer

Author: Laurent Dubois
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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Just in time for the 2018 World Cup, a lively and lyrical guide to appreciating the drama of soccer

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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurent Dubois
ISBN: 9780465094486 0465094481
OCLC Number: 1029830233
Description: 320 pages.
Contents: Introduction --
The Goalkeeper --
The Defender --
The Midfielder --
The Forward --
The Manager --
The Referee --
The Fan.
Responsibility: Laurent Dubois.

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"Thoughtful and eye-opening...Fans and neophytes alike will appreciate this eclectic offering and its passionate view of soccer's global influence."--Library Journal "A collection of wisdom gleaned Read more...

 
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