Relive the greatest moments of International Rugby Union through the newspaper reports of the time in this superb book that features:
- The inside cover fully personalised with the recipients name and a message.
- The recipients name gold embossed on the front cover (optional).
- Includes colour newsprint from 2006
The books starts in 1906, with England's first international against France and covers all the major International Rugby Union teams from over 100 years of newspaper reports, covering all the major games from the World Cups, rugby tours (including British and Irish Lions), and the 5/6 Nations Tournaments right up to the 2012. Read about the Rugby greats from the past and present, such as Prince Obolenski, John Pulling, JJ Williams, Willy John Mc Bryde, JPR Williams, Phil Bennett, Cliff Morgan, Will Carling, Dean Richards, Michael Lynagh, Jonah Lomu, Zinzan Brooke, Francois Pienaar, Phippe Bernart-Salles, Jonny Wilkinson, Martin Johnson and many more.
To get a flavour of what the book offers, click on this link (PDF file, opens in a new window) to view the contents of the book.
How the Books are Made
The papers are reproduced from scans of (mainly) original Daily & Sunday Mirror newspapers going back over a 100 years that are stored in our extensive archive.They are individually printed to order onto a high quality thicker paper to provide greater durability.