Stephen Hill has written this new book about Somerset County Cricket Club and if you’ve read the histories of the club by David Foot or Peter Roebuck and believe you know all there is to know, then think again. This book is something entirely different. Against the backdrop of the county club’s changing fortunes, the author offers up short biographies of each of the men who … [Read more...] about Book review: Somerset Cricketers 1882 – 1914 by Stephen Hill
A lifelong Somerset supporter called Steve Hill has written an illustrated set of biographies of 167 pre-WW1 Somerset cricketers who played for the county in the early years of their Championship history. It promises to be packed full of new facts and insights and a number of unfamiliar photos he’s managed to unearth in some unlikely places. We celebrate our 125th … [Read more...] about A book about Somerset CCC; can you help and get your name in print?