The Wisden Dictionary of Cricket

The Wisden Dictionary of Cricket

The Wisden Dictionary of Cricket

More than just a dictionary, this definitive A- Z cricket glossary features cricket idioms, cricket in literature, and cricketing quotations,...

  • ISBN: 9780713679151
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  • Author Michael Rundell
  • Publisher A & C BLACK Publishing
  • Binding Paperback

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More than just a dictionary, this definitive A- Z cricket glossary features cricket idioms, cricket in literature, and cricketing quotations, as well as a range of photographs illustrating positions and strategy. Demonstrating how the language of cricket is as complex and fascinating as the game itself, the dictionary includes both terminology unique to the game, like \"googly,\" and common English used in a special way, such as \"square, point, \"and\" walk,\" This engaging resource can be used for reference or browsed for pleasure, and will appeal to cricket buffs and newcomers alike.

Do you know?
- the difference between a chinaman and a doosra?
- where to find cow corner, the V, and the corridor of uncertainty?
- what Nelson, Merlyn and Michelle have to do with cricket?
- how to get a ball to reverse-swing, or how the Duckworth/Lewis method works?
- the origin of yorker, googly, and third man?
The \"Wisden Dictionary of Cricket\" is the definitive guide to the noble game. This fully updated third edition is not only an A-Z guide to all things cricket, it also includes illustrations showing positions and strategy, and quotations from cricket literature worldwide - from 18th century match reports right up to the Darrell Hair affair.
It will appeal to anyone with an interest in the game - from the seasoned aficionado to the youngest new recruit. If you\'ve ever wondered why a batsman can expect a jaffa on a bunsen, or how to go aerial when you\'re on a shirtfront? this is the book for you.
Author Michael Rundell
ISBN 9780713679151
Langauage English
Pages 208
Publisher A & C BLACK Publishing
Binding Paperback

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