What a Shot!
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What a Shot!

Subtitle:
Your Snaps of the Lost World of Football
By:
Derek Hammond and Gary Silke
Price:
£12.99
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ISBN:
9781909178748
Format:
Hardback
Size:
210 x 148
Pages:
144

Description

Football fans of a certain vintage love Polaroid snaps of crumbling grounds, distant players toiling in mud and fences topped with razor-sharp spikes. These overexposed images of bobble hats and feather cuts, blurred wingers, knitwear, floodlights and inflatables offer an evocative window into a Lost World of Football – from a fans’ eye view.

 

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About the author

Derek Hammond has written about football and music for FourFourTwo, club programmes, mirror.co.uk and the NME. Gary Silke is editor of The Fox, one of the original and oldest football fanzines still in existence. The pair have provided football cards for The Onion Bag, BBC1's Match of the Seventies/Eighties and the National Football Museum.