"A fascinating account of the immense importance of the sport." The Guardian "Utterly Compelling." Independent "This story adds a compelling dimension to our understanding of the struggle against apartheid." Desmond Tutu "The unbreakable spirit of a fraternity of prisoners...reminds us of how wonderful the battered old game can be." Hugh McIlvanney "A little-known story well worth rescuing from the mists of history." The Metro 'An engaging tale.'The Guardian 'An uplifting and humbling story, that has been painstakingly researched, and lovingly told.' Yorkshire Post
About the Author
Chuck Korr is a Research Professor in the International Centre for Sport History and Culture, De Montfort University and Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He is the author of several books.