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Rock "n" roll soccer

Ian Plenderleith

Rock "n" roll soccer

the short life and fast times of the North American Soccer League

by Ian Plenderleith

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North American Soccer League,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRock and roll soccer
    StatementIan Plenderleith
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV943.55.N67 P53 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27190463M
    ISBN 101250072387
    ISBN 109781250072382
    LC Control Number2015019172
    OCLC/WorldCa909777246

    B&N Exclusives Baby Boutique Boxed Sets Graphic Novels for Young Readers Kids' Classics Kids' Book Awards Personalized Books STEAM/STEM Books & Toys Summer Reading Trend Shop Age Groups 0 - 2 Years 3 - 5 Years 6 - 8 Years 9 - 12 Years.   In September , Ian Plenderleith’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Soccer: The Short Life and Fast Times of the North American Soccer League hit bookshelves around the world.. Rock ‘n’ Roll Soccer is a portrait of the original North American Soccer League and the salad days of the professional game in the US and Canada. Throughout the book, Plenderleith recounts the tales of a league that few today.

      ROCK N ROLL SOCCER: The Short Life and Fast Times of the North American Soccer League, by Ian is the blog to back the book hailed as "fantastic" by Danny Kelly on Talksport Radio, and described as a "vividly entertaining history of the league" in the Independent on the US, Booklist described it as "a gift to US soccer fans".Author: Ian Plenderleith. Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll, rock 'n' roll, or rock 'n roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late s and early s from musical styles such as gospel, jump blues, jazz, boogie woogie, rhythm and blues, and country music. While elements of what was to become rock and roll can be heard in blues records from the s Derivative forms: Rock, beat, heartland rock, punk rock.

    Rock and Roll Prophetess Vickie Verlie, creator of the Rock n Roll Tarot Deck, Tapestry of Life Mandalas, Tarot in the Modern World, and The Beast Mistress A.   Is there a new book on the way in the near future? Ian Plenderleith: I’m working on a few ideas for my next book, but it’s too early to say yet exactly what it will be about. Rock ‘n’ Roll Soccer: The Short Life and Fast Times of the North American Soccer League is available on both and in various formats. Pages.


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