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Not a great memory of a great cricketer

Advantages: Martial Arts bits are ok
Disadvantages: Poor proofreading and misleading as to what the book actually is

As a big Hampshire cricket fan this was the ideal book for relatives to get me as a Christmas present. The book is advertised as the story of Malcolm Marshall's rise to fame as possibly the greatest West Indian fast bowler of his era. This it does, what i ...

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Review of Maco The Malcolm Marshall Story - Pat Symes

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MANAGING HIS LIFE

Advantages: Interesting early life, Great career, Interesting to read
Disadvantages: None

Alex Ferguson is one of the people I most admire in football today. As much as I hate Manchester United I have to look on at his record with admiration, and I actually like the bloke as a person. Not only has he dominated English football over the last ...

Chris_Padden 12.01.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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The man behind the mask

Advantages: See text
Disadvantages: very long, takes a while to get started

I am not a Manchester United fan by any means, but when my brother bought me this book as a present, who was I to say no. I picked it up immediately, intending to pretend to look at a couple of pages in good faith, but found myself engrossed and could not ...

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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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MANAGING MY LIFE

Advantages: an excellent read
Disadvantages: none

After reading ALEX FERGUSON,S auto biography,entitled "MANAGING MY LIFE",I must say that it is possibly the best biography I have read to-date. Honestly potraying his life and carrier so far.From his boyhood days in the clydside district of glasgow.Playin ...

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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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Absorbing!

Advantages: Absorbing read and very well written
Disadvantages: Not for non-football fans

I had a look at this book in the shops because I'm a United fan and I decided to see if it would actually be any good or just be a ghostwritten propaganda piece. My heart sank when I saw the words "with Hugh Mcillvanney" on the inside cover. I read the in ...

jmagill 08.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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