Mark Metcalf has become a prolific writer, and has now published more football books about the pre-WW1 era that anyone else.
Below are examples of some of his best books – click on the links to discover more about them and how you can purchase a copy.
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Fred Spiksley ~ £19.99 (free P+P)
More of Mark’s books on FOOTBALL
Booklets for Unite Education department on Tom Jones, the 1889 Great Dock Strike, Julia Varley, Tony Hall and Benny Rothman
Edward McHugh – radical trade unionist
Mohammad Taj: Steering from the front 
Images of the Past: the Miners’ Strike
if you buy one book on the strike buy this one [Daily Mirror]
Jack Cornish – how I am helping a young North East award winning author
Ellen Strange
Betty Tebbs – a radical working-class hero
Betty Tebbs, a radical working class hero – online talk by Mark Metcalf, 20.5.20
Betty Gallacher – Standing up for all workers
Charlie Hurley – the greatest centre half the world has ever seen

Listen to Mark being interviewed about his UNITE publications (and the documentary) in a 2019 interview on Halifax community radio station Phoenix Radio

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