This superb anthology showcases 100 years of peerless writing on the Ashes from The Cricketer magazine.
Insightful new contributions from today's best cricket writers including Gideon Haigh, Simon Hughes and Huw Turbervill sit alongside vintage reports, features and comment pieces from greats including Pelham 'Plum' Warner, EW Swanton and Christopher Martin-Jenkins.
Relive the brilliance of Don Bradman, Harold Larwood, Jim Laker, Geoffrey Boycott, Ian Botham, Shane Warne, Adam Gilchrist, Andrew Flintoff and others in this fresh new take on the giants of the game.
Featuring Simon Hughes' ultimate Ashes XI, Gideon Haigh's five greatest series and lively detours into the controversies and scandals which have defined sport's greatest contest, this definitive history from the world's foremost cricket magazine is as colourful as the Ashes themselves.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 368 pages, 1 x 16pp colour plates
- Publisher: Allen & Unwin
- Publication Date: 02/11/2017
- Category: Cricket
- ISBN: 9781760630744