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    As The Hibs Go Marching On: A Post-War History Of Hibs
    John Campbell - Paperback - Birlinn
    Beginning with the ten year reign of Alex Miller, where the club had to fight off a hostile takeover bid by Mercer, survived to win the Skol Cup, signed players like Andy Goram and Steve Archibald and ventured once again into European competition, John Campbell completes his post-war trilogy on the history of Hibernian FC, this volume sees Campbell cover every season from 1987, through the nineties and into the new millennium, where the club experienced relegation, promotion and two consecutive cup finals.
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    Liston & Ali: The Ugly Bear And The Boy Who Would Be King
    Bob Mee - Paperback - Mainstream
    Three months after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, two prizefighters named Charles 'Sonny' Liston and Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. stepped into a boxing ring in Miami to dispute the heavyweight championship of the world. America was in turmoil. This book follows the contrasting paths these two men took.
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    Fergie Rises: The Making Of Britain's Greatest Football Manager
    Michael Grant - Hardback - Aurum
    Alex Ferguson was not the greatest manager football has ever seen when he turned up in Aberdeen one June morning in 1978. In fact he really wasn't anything special at all. 'Fergie Rises' is the story of a period that began when Ferguson was lucky to get Aberdeen, not the other way around. It is the story of an eight-year revolution in which he outgrew that club up in the northeast of Scotland - and left them devastated by his departure.
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    Dive Truk Lagoon
    Rod Macdonald - Paperback - Whittles
    A guide to Truk Lagoon, the greatest diving location in the world.
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    An American Caddie In St. Andrews: Growing Up, Girls, And Looping On The Old Course
    Oliver Horovitz - Paperback - Elliott and Thompson
    A caddie since he was twelve and a golfer sporting a 1.8 handicap, Ollie decides to spend his gap year, pre Harvard, in St. Andrews: a town with the UK's highest number of pubs per capita and home to the Old Course, golf's most famous eighteen holes, where he enrolls in the St. Andrews Links Trust caddie trainee program. Initially, the notoriously brusque veteran caddies treat Ollie like a pest. But after a year of waking up at 4:30 A.M. every morning and looping two rounds a day, Ollie earns their grudging respect.
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    David Moyes: The Chosen One
    Frank Worrall - Hardback - John Blake
    This is the inside story of the man entrusted with ushering the world's biggest football team into a new era, David Moyes. It is the book every Manchester United fan has been waiting for.
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    Never Mind The Hoops: The Uutimate Celtic Quiz Book
    David Potter - Paperback - The History Press
    Here is the ultimate quiz book on Celtic FC. Informative and fun, this is the perfect companion for those long car journeys to Inverness or Aberdeen or nights down the local. An ideal gift for Hoops fans of all ages, giving the chance to interact with the long and eventful history of the club, from formation and name changes to favourite managers and cult heroes.
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    Black Diamonds & The Blue Brazil: A Chronicle Of Coal, Cowdenbeath And Football
    Ron Ferguson - Paperback - Saint Andrew
    This is a book about much, much more than football. Cowdenbeath's story is set against the rise and decline of the local mining industry and the life after mining. It is very funny, deeply spiritual, moving and also a little bit political. But what makes it so interesting is the uplifting story of a real community spirit throughout all the ups and downs of the town, and a football club that's at its social heart and core.
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    Fighting Back: The Autobiography Of Fernando Ricksen
    Fernando Ricksen - Hardback - Arena Sport
    The autobiography of Fernando Ricksen, Dutch midfielder and former Rangers and Zenit Saint Petersburg star. He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 2013, and here he reveals his extraordinary life story and his battle with the disease.
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    Fergie, The Greatest: Manchester United 1986-2013
    Frank Worrall - Paperback - John Blake
    An Old Trafford legend, Sir Alex Ferguson has enjoyed a spectacularly successful career as manager of Manchester United. This book examines his life, from his tough upbringing in Glasgow and his career as a player, through to his eventual triumphs with Aberdeen and United.

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