The First Black Footballer: Arthur Wharton, 1865-1930 - An Absence of Memory - Sport in the Global Society No. 11 (Paperback)
  • The First Black Footballer: Arthur Wharton, 1865-1930 - An Absence of Memory - Sport in the Global Society No. 11 (Paperback)

The First Black Footballer: Arthur Wharton, 1865-1930 - An Absence of Memory - Sport in the Global Society No. 11 (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 30/09/1997
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Arthur Wharton was the world's first black professional footballer, and the first African to play professional cricket in Yorkshire and Lancashire leagues. Those promoting Empire as an expression of white supremacy found him a supreme irritation, and he eventually died in poverty.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780714644592

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