Scyld Berry draws on his experiences as a cricket writer of forty years to produce new insights and unfamiliar historical angles on the game, along with moving reflections on episodes from his own life. The author covers a range of themes including cricket in different areas of the world, and abstract concepts such as language, numbers, ethics and psychology; Scyld Berry relishes the joys cricket provides and is convinced of the positive effect it can have in people's lives. Cricket: The Game of Life is an inspiring book that reminds readers why they love the game and prompts them to look at it in a new way.Even if he a#39;makes the batsman playa#39;, this is not a#39;makea#39; in the creative sense: the bowler is forcing the batsman to play the ball, coercing him unkindly. All bowlers ... The process was started by Grace, and the handmower, and the roller. Starting anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cricket: The Game of Life|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2015-09-10|