By David Hill
during this booklet David additionally recollects his battles as president of the North Sydney Bears with tobacco sponsorship foyer teams; his coup as handling director of the ABC in purchasing the published rights for the AFL; his gargantuan efforts to wash up football as chairman of football Australia. And he's taking us during the shift in recreation from the relative innocence of the novice period to its commercialisation, which, over the years, has definitely contributed to the uglier aspects of our nationwide obsession: the corruption, the medicine, the sexism and racism. Have we plunged to a nadir lately, or are those features of our wearing state an inevitable and everlasting influence of the necessity to succeed?
This publication is a riveting, own tackle a topic that such a lot of Australians keep on with fanatically - a must-read for activities fans, but additionally a compelling, revealing account in case you have by no means relatively understood the attraction of our nationwide obsession.
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