CLR James: Cricket’s Philosopher King

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Cyril Lionel Robert James was the great intellectual of the African revolution.

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Dave Renton is a Visiting Professor in Sociology at Johannesburg University and an activist in tenant, union, and housing campaigns. His other works include Trotsky (Haus 2004).

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'I never cheated, I never appealed for a decision unless I thought the batsman was out, I never argued with the umpire, I never jeered at a defeated opponent ... If I caught myself complaining or making excuses I pulled up. If afterwards I remembered doing it I took an inward decision to try not to do it again. From the eight years of school life this code became the moral framework of my existence. It has never left me.' 'Books about CLR James abound, but this is a particularly good one. It's lucidly written, full of narrative interest and explores areas of the great Caribbean man's life and struggles that have rarely been a point of focus.' -- Chris Searle The Morning Star

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