Containing colour and black-and-white photos of Alan Shearer's life and football career, this work includes photographs that highlight his finest moments in the game. It also includes an introduction on the clubs and countries he has played against, players he's faced, and characters he's met along the way.
Sir Alex Ferguson's compelling story is always honest and revealing he reflects on his managerial career that embraced unprecedented European success for Aberdeen and 26 triumphant seasons with Manchester United.
Both the psychology of management and the detail of football strategy at the top level can be complex matters but no-one has explained them in a more interesting and accessible way for the general reader than Sir Alex does here.
You may have heard the music of Alexander O Neal, but what do you really know about him? All True, Man is his incredible story, one which lays bare the life of a fatherless black man growing up in the Deep South of America, the racial hatred he saw every day.
Amir Khan is a hard-working, twenty-first-century hero: a standard bearer for his Pakistani heritage, his Lancashire upbringing and the future of British boxing. At just seventeen, he won silver at the 2004 Olympics in Athens and when he turned professional in 2005, he won his first fight in 109 seconds. Tickets to his fights sell out in hours and he is watched by millions on prime-time television. But his feet are still firmly on the ground - he lives at home with his parents in Bolton, fasts in the holy month of Ramadan and can sometimes be spotted helping out at his uncle and auntie's curry house. Here, he tells his story: of a boy from Bolton who just happens to be a world-class boxer.
Buzz Aldrin takes readers on a journey through the history of space exploration. As one of a handful of astronauts to have walked on the moon, Buzz Aldrin has a unique perspective of space. And he serves as an amazing guide as he introduces us to the pioneers of space. From Copernicus to the Wright brothers, from the Apollo program to dreams of future travel, he reminds us that mankind has always looked to the stars.
Hand signed by both American engineer and former astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and co-author Leonard David directly to the title page. Arrives with email photo proof of signing and posted certificate of authenticity. The book is in as new, unread condition. The dust jacket is in as new condition with some light shelf-rubbing.
Hand signed by American engineer and former astronaut Buzz Aldrin, directly to the title page. Arrives with email photo proof of signing, video and posted certificate of authenticity. The book is in as new, unread condition. The dust jacket is in as new condition with some light shelf-rubbing.
Colin McRae was the youngest World Rally Champion ever. This book charts his dramatic and dangerous climb to the pinnacle of success. Colin talks about the skills, the speed, the danger, the friendships, the rivalries, and the Adrenalin. This passionate life story takes us from McRae's close family upbringing—within a dynasty of rally drivers—through his early success with Subaru, through his wins with Ford, the much hyped competition with Richard Burns and his incredible lifestyle.
This book tells David Beckham's own story of his career to date, for Manchester United, Real Madrid and England, and of his childhood, family and private life. David Beckham OBE, is a retired British footballer once listed as the highest paid football player in the world.