Field of Shadows: The English Cricket Tour of Nazi Germany 1937

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Adolf Hitler despised cricket, considering it un-German and decadent. And Berlin in 1937 was not a time to be going against the Fuhrer's wishes. But hot on the heels of the 1936 Olympics, an enterprising cricket fanatic of enormous bravery, Felix Menzel, somehow persuaded his Nazi leaders to invite an English team to play his motley band of part-timers. That team was the Gentlemen of Worcestershire, an ill-matched group of mavericks, minor nobility, ex-county cricketers, rich businessmen and callow schoolboys - led by ...

Field of Shadows: The English Cricket Tour of Nazi Germany 1937 2015, Corgi Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780552169882

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Field of Shadows: The English Cricket Tour of Nazi Germany 1937 2014, Bantam Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780593072615

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