Bob Mccarthy: My Life in Rugby League
|By||Brad Ryder and Bob McCarthy|
|Format||Paperback / softback|
|Book Size||209 x 137 x 20 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Release Date||1 Aug 2012|
|Subject Classification||Sports & outdoor recreation / Ball games / Rugby football / Rugby League|
Macca's story will take you on a rugby league roller coaster from his upbringing in the tough, inner-city suburb of Redfern to his glory days as Captain of the South Sydney, NSW and Australian sides.,>p>Macca: My Life in Rugby League details the ups and downs of the career of South Sydney's most capped player, including his marriage and fatherhood as a teenager, as well as public feuds with personalities such as Jack Gibson and Alan Jones. With historic, never before seen images of Australian rugby league heroes, this story will give readers a unique insight into one of our nation's most treasured sportsmen.
Brad Ryder is one of the South Sydney Rabbitohsclub historians and the author of the self-published book, hey Wear the Red and Green an insight into the history of club. Brad is also the Media Manager for the Men of League Foundation, an organisation set up to offer help to former players who have fallen on hard times.