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    PRE ORDER – Q150 Book

    $70.00

    800pp Hard cover comprehensive history of Australian Rules football in Queensland (written by Greg Parker and Murray Bird). Murray and Greg have been researching the 150 year history of Queensland football for the last decade. Their work is almost complete.

    By pre purchasing the book you will assist in enabling the expensive task of publication. The book, as yet untitled, is due for release in June/July 2016. The book will be posted to you immediately upon publication.

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    Athenians and Red Invincibles: The Origins of Queensland Football by Murray Bird

    $36.32

    Murray chronicles the beginning of Queensland football in 1866 and traces it to the late nineteenth century. For the first twenty years of football in the sunshine state Australian Rules was the preeminent code.

    Read about battles between the Brisbane and Ipswich clubs and others such as the Wallaroos and Excelsiors. Details of tours to Queensland by South Melbourne and Melbourne are provided as well as many other fascinating stories of Queensland’s past.

    400pp.

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    1960 Year Book by John Morton 

    $2.27

    Reprinted in 2014 this booklet is a classic record of football in Queensland at at time when the sport was beginning to blossom.

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    History of the Mayne Football Club by Bob Gower

    $45.41

    Queensland’s oldest surviving Australian Rules football club has a fascinating history. Bob tells the story of Glory to Heartbreak for this proud club.

    In October 2012, Bob Gower launched his book From Glory to Heartbreak: The History of the Mayne Football Club 1924 to 2011, a glossy hardcover publication which captures the rich history of the great Mayne footy club. Featuring over 400 pages, the book is the culmination of many years of research and hundreds of interviews conducted by Bob.

    If you’d like more information about the book or would like to order a copy, Bob may be reached on robertgower@hotmail.com.

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