Building the Dynasty

Subtitle:
Manchester United 1946-1958
By:
Iain McCartney
Price:
£19.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785310461
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
320

Description

The definitive history of Manchester United's rise from an 'ordinary' side in the 30s to a force in post-war English football. Discover the story of untried manager Matt Busby, Jimmy Murphy and the birth of the 'Babes'. The players, the games, the Building of the Dynasty - and the unfulfilled European dream which became a nightmare in Munich, 1958.

About the author

Iain McCartney is the author of Rising From the Wreckage, the definitive story of Manchester United from Munich to the 1968 European Cup Final, and its follow-up Busby's Legacy. His many other United books include biographies on Roger Byrne and Duncan Edwards. Iain is a major Reds collector, and runs the United Review Collectors Club.