Archie Mac - ARTICLES

October30

A Pictorial History of Australian Test Cricket

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piessepic

Before Ken Piesse got the formula right on this one there haven’t been very many ‘coffee table’ books on cricket that have achieved much in the way of critical acclaim

September25

Stroke of Genius

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sogaus

Martin and Archie couldn’t decide who was going to review the most eagerly awaited historical book in years, so in the end we told them both to get on with the job

May08

Boomerang and Bat

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boomerang

All cricket loving parents face the challenge of interesting their offspring in the game. Archie seems to have found an excellent way of making the introduction

March27

Amazing Grace

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grace

For anyone who doubted whether there could be anything new in the rush of new books that appeared on the subject of WG last year, there will be a number of pleasant surprises within the covers of this week’s book

March06

Tigers Among the Lions

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tiger

On CricketWeb we often bemoan the passing of the tour book, but as Archie’s step back in time this week shows the genre didn’t always deliver a good read

February28

Man for all Seasons

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Manforallseasons

The Cricket Publishing Company has conspicuously failed to produce a dud in four decades, and David Jenkins biography of Eric Freeman maintains their reputation for quality