CHASING SHADOWS: The Life and Death of Peter Roebuck

By: Lane, Tim and Cartledge, Elliot

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298pp., unpaginated colour and b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly rubbed on title, else minimal edgewear. Textblock unmarked. Peter Roebuck (born 1956) was an English first-class cricketer, writer and broadcaster, ultimately dividing his time between South Africa (where he coached and hosted young Zimbabwean cricketers at his home in Pietermaritzburg) and Australia (where he was a columnist and commentator on ABC Radio cricket). His life ended suddenly in Cape Town in November, 2011, when, after being arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, he jumped from a sixth-floor window . . . This is his story . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 9 chapters. Epilogue. Bibliography. Acks. Index. Book weight approx. 455g.

Title: CHASING SHADOWS: The Life and Death of Peter Roebuck

Author Name: Lane, Tim and Cartledge, Elliot

Categories: Cricket, Sport - Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, Hardie Grant Books: 2015

ISBN Number: 1743790120

ISBN Number 13: 9781743790120

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013506

Keywords: Sport Biography, Cricket, English Cricketers, Cricket Broadcasters, Cricket Writers, Roebuck, Peter (1956-2011), Lane, Tim