COVID-19 Response at Fishpond

Read what we're doing...

Absolutely Bleeding Green
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Foreword Acknowledgements Introduction Chapter 1: Roots: Frederick Campbell to 1921 Foundation years The strength of southern football Points of the Lazarus sundial Chapter 2: A league of their own: 1921-81 Rugby League begins Bob Craig Between the wars A homegrown nursery War years and after International glamour Blues, Roos and a blur named Larry Changing the game Time to roll up the sleeves Chapter 3: The Canberra phenomenon: 1982-85 Sink or swim The Pioneers, 1982 'Upset of the decade' and other achievements, 1983 Two steps forward, one step back, 1984 and 1985 Chapter 4: A movie script come to life: 1986-90 One long nightmare, 1986 So close and yet, 1987 Opportunity missed, 1988 'Inside each of you is a dream', 1989 Chapter 5: The team of the '90s: 1990-2001 Oozing class, 1990 Rise, fall and rise again, 1991-93 Mal Meninga and the last crusade, 1994 Surviving Super League, 1995-96 The changing of the guard, 1997-2001 Chapter 6: Harder yards: 2002-present Winters of content, winters of discontent, 2002-06 Leave your ego at the door, 2007-08 Return of a favourite son, 2009-13 Forever Green, 2014-18 Chapter 7: Six again!: 2019 Chapter 8: Ties that bind Key sources The Canberra Raiders Index

About the Author

David Headon is a Canberra-based historian and cultural consultant, and a regular commentator on cultural, political and social issues on ABC Radio. He is a Foundation Fellow at the Australian Studies Institute of the ANU, and recipient of a Centenary Medal in 2001. David is editor of The Best Ever Australian Sports Writing and, with Lex Marinos, of League of a Nation, and he is the author of several other books on Australian history, culture and sport.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Absolutely Bleeding Green: The Raiders Story on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top