Everyone but Phar Lap : Face to face with the best of Australian sport

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Author: Peter FitzSimons
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1997
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1997
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It is quite likely that no person has been face to face with as many Australian sporting champions as Peter FitzSimons. Everyone but Phar Lap is the result of these encounters ... a unique and fascinating travelogue through Australian sport's greatest achievements and bravest adventures, captured by FitzSimons but told by the men and women at the heart of the matter. From Border to Brabham, from Raudonikis to Rosewall, FitzSimons has compiled an extraordinary collection of what he calls 'sportraits' - profiles of the people who have defined the course of Australian sporting history over the past 70 years. What are these legends most treasured memories? The best moments of their lives? The worst? Their inspirations? Their fears and dreams? And where are they now? Australia's sporting greats have been heroines and heroes for generation after generation, the young and the not so young, the fanatical and he partriotic. If you have ever cheered an Aussie home, or shed a tear after an Australian victory or defeat ... Everyone but Phar Lap is for you.

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It is quite likely that no person has been face to face with as many Australian sporting champions as Peter FitzSimons. Everyone but Phar Lap is the result of these encounters ... a unique and fascinating travelogue through Australian sport's greatest achievements and bravest adventures, captured by FitzSimons but told by the men and women at the heart of the matter. From Border to Brabham, from Raudonikis to Rosewall, FitzSimons has compiled an extraordinary collection of what he calls 'sportraits' - profiles of the people who have defined the course of Australian sporting history over the past 70 years. What are these legends most treasured memories? The best moments of their lives? The worst? Their inspirations? Their fears and dreams? And where are they now? Australia's sporting greats have been heroines and heroes for generation after generation, the young and the not so young, the fanatical and he partriotic. If you have ever cheered an Aussie home, or shed a tear after an Australian victory or defeat ... Everyone but Phar Lap is for you.

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