Among the thugs

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Secker & Warburg, 1991 - Social Science - 317 pages
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Crazy insight about fulbol culture in Engalnd - Goodreads
It wasn't a page turner but nevertheless interesting. - Goodreads
Lots of wonderful story telling around - Goodreads
Buford's writing style is engaging and intelligent. - Goodreads
But I have to say, the ending delivers a - Goodreads
Buford is really good at writing in slow motion. - Goodreads

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User Review  - David Barie - Goodreads

Fascinating narrative portrayal of the mindset behind the soccer hooliganism of the 1980s, the root causes of which - alienation - are pretty much like any other form of crowd violence. The author, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marco Bucci - Goodreads

A ballsy piece of reporting and penetrating insight into mob mentality via football rioters in the 90s. Buford's stories start strong, and only get stronger as he travels from one city to the next. I ... Read full review

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