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3 thoughts on “Field of Fire

  1. says:

    As sporting books go this is up there with the best I wanted to give it 45 stars it is nearly good enough for 5 A 25 year follow up to Wide eyed and legless telling us how the sport has developed since and what has happened to most of the characters It also places this noble but botched attempt at a British team in the Tour with the current rise to greatness of the BCTeam Sky operation Very funny and describing a time long gone The characte

  2. says:

    Not having read Wide Eyed And Legless I was keen to read this warts and all account of the honourable failure that was ANC Halford's entry into the 1987 TourJeff Connor has an easy writing style and I found that once begun I fair r

  3. says:

    Companion piece to Wide Eyed and Legless but in my view far superior Adds real depth to the earlier book This story is crying out t

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Summary Ø eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ¹ Jeff Connor

Field of Fire

In 1987 a British based team competed in the Tour de France for the first time in almost two decades The ANC Halfords suad were decimated by the punishing pace the manager walked out during one of the Alpine stages five of the nine riders and some of the staff never made it to Paris and most of the personnel went un. Oil Painting in the Tour de France for the first time Putins Russia in almost two decades The ANC Halfords suad were decimated by the punishing pace the manager walked out during one of the Alpine stages five of the nine riders and some of the staff never made Seducida (Esclava victoriana, it to Paris and most of the personnel went un.

review Field of Fire

Paid ANC were the definitive innocents abroad and it became one of the great sporting misadventures of all timeIf that wasn't bad enough for ANC a tabloid journalist travelled with them for the full three weeks Jeff Connor's account of the Tour Wide Eyed and Legless became a classic and was later voted number one in.

Summary Ø eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ¹ Jeff Connor

Cycle Sport's list of the best cycling books of all timeNow 25 years on Connor revisits the scene of the crime tracks down the participants and discovers exactly how their fortunes were changed some irrevocably by the '87 Tour Field of Fire tells a moving tale of sporting disillusionment heartbreak anger and humour.

  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Field of Fire
  • Jeff Connor
  • English
  • 15 August 2017
  • 9781845961701