Buy Bodyline Autopsy: The Full Story of the Most Sensational Test Cricket Series – Australia V England The Full Story of the Most Sensational Test. The mere word ‘bodyline’ conjures up strong images of short pitched David Frith’s offering, Bodyline Autopsy, is another review of the events. Buy Bodyline Autopsy by David Frith from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £
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Please review your cart. One person found this bofyline. Goodreads helps you keep track of obdyline you want to read. Ralph rated it really liked it Apr 28, He spends each summer living in Australia, before spending the next six months in England. It is written well, and is actually an enjoyable read, not just hugely interesting, and presents good portraits of the people involved. Chris Edwards rated it really liked it Autopsyy 03, The level of detail and erudition is impressive, and we also are given a window into the more informal and haphazard flavour of cricket tours, and top-level sport in general, which prevailed in those days.
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This familiarity has given Frith a wonderful insight into the thoughts of the protagonists, and his portraits of the characters are fascinating and well developed. The writer’s comparisons with later fast bowlers and bidyline tactics put the series into perspective.
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