Stand Up And Fight: When Munster Beat the All Blacks

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At Thomond Park in Limerick in 1978, the touring All Blacks were beaten by a ragged provincial team from the south of Ireland – Munster. Now the author tells the real story of what happened that day in October 1978, through the eyes of those who were these and those who made it happen.

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31/10/1978 Thomond Park. One of the greatest days in rugby history, Munster beat the All Blacks. More than 100,000 people claimed to have watched the game, even though the ground could only hold 12,000.

In this 40th anniversary edition of the widely acclaimed Stand Up and Fight, Alan English revisits some of the key characters involved in this extraordinary story to offer a fully updated account of this extraordinary match.

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Weight 0.279 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.3 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

xix, 324 , 16 unnumbered of plates

Language

English

Edition

40th anniversary updated edition

Dewey

796.333650941945 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K