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The Resource The ugly game : the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup, Heidi Blake and Jonathan Calvert

The ugly game : the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup, Heidi Blake and Jonathan Calvert

Label
The ugly game : the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup
Title
The ugly game
Title remainder
the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup
Statement of responsibility
Heidi Blake and Jonathan Calvert
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An "account by two ... investigative journalists at Britain's The Sunday Times explains how the 2022 World Cup was secured for Qatar--a key element in the ongoing, international FIFA controversy"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Blake, Heidi
Dewey number
796.334/668
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV943.49
LC item number
.B54 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Calvert, Jonathan
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  • Fédération internationale de football association
  • Fédération internationale de football association
  • World Cup (Soccer)
  • World Cup (Soccer)
  • Soccer
  • Corruption
  • Corruption
  • Soccer
  • Qatar
Label
The ugly game : the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup, Heidi Blake and Jonathan Calvert
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A surprising proposal -- Brother Jack, Der Kaiser and a man with a parrot -- Bagmen and brown envelopes: the campaign begins -- A corrupt official called seedy -- How to score points -- Cocktails, conspiracy and a million-dollar dinner -- A crimefighter in cowboy boots comes to Zurich -- My enemy's enemy -- Who is Sim Hong Chye? -- The casino king, the Thai voter and the gas deal -- Spies, Siberia and the psychic octopus -- Sex, lies and videotape -- Only god knows what you do for the brothers -- In every crisis, an opportunity -- Who watches? -- A fine lesson in Machiavellian expertise -- No pause on the path of treason -- The riches of ruin -- The deal -- I have seen the ugly face of football -- After the story, the civil war
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781501131493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)913304311
  • (OCoLC)ocn913304311
Label
The ugly game : the corruption of FIFA and the Qatari plot to buy the World Cup, Heidi Blake and Jonathan Calvert
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A surprising proposal -- Brother Jack, Der Kaiser and a man with a parrot -- Bagmen and brown envelopes: the campaign begins -- A corrupt official called seedy -- How to score points -- Cocktails, conspiracy and a million-dollar dinner -- A crimefighter in cowboy boots comes to Zurich -- My enemy's enemy -- Who is Sim Hong Chye? -- The casino king, the Thai voter and the gas deal -- Spies, Siberia and the psychic octopus -- Sex, lies and videotape -- Only god knows what you do for the brothers -- In every crisis, an opportunity -- Who watches? -- A fine lesson in Machiavellian expertise -- No pause on the path of treason -- The riches of ruin -- The deal -- I have seen the ugly face of football -- After the story, the civil war
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781501131493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)913304311
  • (OCoLC)ocn913304311

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