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Little Book Of Hurling

Author : Seamus J. King
ISBN : 9780752499345
Genre : Reference
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Did you know that hurling is the oldest field game in the world, or that the Irish hero Cuchulainn got his name from his exploits with a hurley? Fact-packed but light-hearted in style, this reliable reference book and a quirky guide reveals such little-known facts, along with details of classic matches, statistical records, famous players, amusing anecdotes, and the general history of the game. This can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about this ancient game.

The Little Book Of Gaa Facts

Author : Eddie Ryan
ISBN : 9781781172902
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Did you know that in 1924, Mick Gill created history by winning two All-Ireland Senior Hurling medals in the same year and for different counties?Jack Lynch is the only player in GAA history to have won six successive All-Ireland medals (five in hurling).The 2013 All-Ireland Hurling Final was the first to be played under flood-lights, exactly 100 years after Croke Park was first purchased.Do you know the name of every inter-county ground in Ireland? Who was full forward on the team of the Millenium? Who was the 1,000th All Star Award winner?In 'The Little Book of GAA Facts', Eddie Ryan has gathered together a treasure trove of knowledge about a nation's passion. The book charts the history of Gaelic games, blending amazing stories and unique facts, records and outstanding achievements.

The Little Book Of Gaa Quotations

Author : Rory Callan
ISBN : 1781171556
Genre : Self-Help
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A collection of quotations on the practicalities, the psychology, the humor, and the emotion that the GAA entails.

The Little Book Of Stillorgan

Author : Hugh Oram
ISBN : 9780750986274
Genre : History
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THE LITTLE BOOK OF STILLORGAN is a compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts about this vibrant suburb of Dublin. This book takes the reader on a journey through Stillorgan and its vibrant past. Here you will discover Stillorgan’s rural past, its famous sons and daughters, its churches, pubs, shops and schools, its industries and sporting heritage and its natural history. You will also glimpse a darker side to Stillorgan with a look at crime and unrest in the district. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about the people, the heritage and the secrets of this south Dublin suburb.

The Little Book Of Irish Athletics

Author : Tom Hunt
ISBN : 9780750985697
Genre : History
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DID YOU KNOW? On 6 July 1924, high jumper and legendary Gaelic footballer Larry Stanley became the first athlete to represent independent Ireland in an Olympic athletics competition. Tom Kiely, arguably Ireland’s greatest athlete, won in excess of 1,000 prizes, five AAA hammer titles and fifty-three national titles between 1888 and 1908. The oldest medallist in Olympic track and field history is Irish-born Matt McGrath, who won a medal in Paris in 1924 at the age of 49 years and 195 days. In the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne, Ronnie Delany became Ireland’s first track champion, winning the 1,500m title with a new Olympic record time of 3:41.2. THE LITTLE BOOK OF IRISH ATHLETICS is a concise history of all the major occasions in Irish athletics, from the nineteenth century to the Morton Mile of July 2017. This new book from author Tom Hunt is a must for fans of Irish athletics all over the world. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about Ireland’s proud sporting heritage.

The Gaa

Author : John Scally
ISBN : 9781845969479
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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For 125 years, the GAA has been a fixed point in a fast-changing age, and this oral history marks the125th anniversary of the Association. It is the story of the GAA as seen through the eyes of those key personalities who shaped it. Author Jon Scally has carried out over a hundred revealing interviews with players and managers who are synonymous with the Games, including Babs Keating, Jimmy Barry-Murphy, Ger Loughnane, D.J. Carey, Liam Griffin, Mick O'Dwyer, Colm O'Rourke, John O'Mahony, Joe Brolly and Matt Connor, and these contributions offer a unique eyewitness testimony to the dramas that captivated, enthralled and occasionally infuriated the nation both on and off the pitch. The book sheds new light on high-profile controversies, offers new insights into the players and personalities that linger long in the memory and presents a fresh look at the epic contests that turned Ireland's Games into a national soap opera. The GAA: An Oral History is a celebration of the good, the bad and the beautiful of Gaelic Games, and is a must for all sports fans.

The Little Book

Author : David Hughes
ISBN : UOM:39015038123736
Genre : Fiction
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Follows the thoughts and actions of an author who publishes a book entitled "The Little Book," which is not simply read, but rather lived, and draws its readers into it

The Little Giant Book Of Riddles

Author : Joseph Rosenbloom
ISBN : 0806961007
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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A collection of hundreds of illustrated riddles, arranged in such categories as "Outlaws and Lawpersons," "Science for Dummies," and "Fun Food."

The Little Book Of Philosophy

Author : André Comte-Sponville
ISBN : IND:30000095406645
Genre : Conduct of life
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In this thought-provoking and brilliant follow-up to A Short Treatise on the Great Virtues, André Comte-Sponville introduces twelve philosophical concepts, in what is sure to be another international bestseller.

The Little Book Of Sports

Author : Frances Rice
ISBN : MINN:31951002312196H
Genre : English poetry
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