Book: George Best - A Celebration by Bernie Smith and Maureen Huntcategories: Book, Football, Sports Biography, Manchester United, Easy Reading, George Best
Bernie Smith and Maureen Huntabout this book: Biography of George Best.
Using George Best memorabilia, tributes and memories from well known footballers and celebrities together with George Best and football fans
Made up of individual stories around the memorabilia then pieced together chronologically to show George's life story
Over 200 pictures
Stories have a brief social history context too
Foreword written by George's best friend and business partner, Malcolm Wagner aka Waggie.
Divided into three parts: first half - up to and including George's time at Manchester United. Second half - his life and football beyond Manchester United. Extra Time - after George's untimely death
Originally published in hard back 2007, paperback 2008
NOW AVAILABLE ON EBOOK - September 2013. This is to coincide with and celebrate the 50th year anniversary since George Best made his debut for Manchester United, September 1963 at Old Trafford against West Bromwich Albion. Read in the book WBA's Graham Williams' memories of having to mark the young and then unknown George Best on his debut.
Also coincides with the Football League's 125 year celebration exhibition at the National Football Museum in Manchester, where a selection of the memorabilia is used in the exhibition as part of the George Best era on display.
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