Touched by Greatness

Subtitle:
The Story of Tom Graveney, England's Much Loved Cricketer
By:
Andrew Murtagh
Price:
£18.99
Publication date:
ISBN:
9781909626232
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
256

Description

By virtue of his peerless batsmanship and a career stretching from the 1940s to the 1970s, Tom Graveney is now a national treasure – the favourite cricketer of so many fellow players, enthusiasts and aficionados. The character behind the affable façade is now unlocked, revealing Graveney as a true entertainer, at the fireside as at the crease.

About the author

Andrew Murtagh is the author of A Remarkable Man, which was short-listed for both the Cricket Society and MCC Cricket Book of the Year. Currently enjoying his third career, Andrew was previously a schoolmaster at Malvern College, and in the 1970s played cricket for Hampshire, contributing to county championship and John Player League wins.

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