Barry Hayward's Table Tennis Library

An Illustrated Bibliography of Table Tennis Books in the English Language

Tag: 1995

Bib No. 270 – THE STORY OF TABLE TENNIS – THE FIRST 100 YEARS

Bib No. 270 – THE STORY OF TABLE TENNIS – THE FIRST 100 YEARS

Author : Ron Crayden
Comments : The former England player and Captain, (and a fellow keen book collector) tells the fascinating story of the game’s origins of the game, growth, equipment changes, characters, championships, etc. And a rattling good tale it is too.

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Bib No. 271 – KNOW THE GAME – TABLE TENNIS

Bib No. 271 – KNOW THE GAME – TABLE TENNIS

Author : Gail McCulloch
Comments : New text, new super colour photos, it improves with every issue. This new one is termed ‘First Edition’. It certainly bears very little resemblance to the very first edition issued some 44 years earlier

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Bib No. 272 – NOT A GAME FOR BOYS

Bib No. 272 – NOT A GAME FOR BOYS

Author : Simon Block
Comments : A 3 Act play. Wherein 3 London Cabbies play in a relegation TT League Match. The pressures of the match and the other pressures of life are captured in this amusing drama. Much foul language, but some of the banter and caustic comments sound all too familiar.

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Bib No. 379 – 60 YEARS ON

Bib No. 379 – 60 YEARS ON

Author : John V Ford
Comments : This book is subtitled ‘The History of the West Wilts Table Tennis League. The League usually runs to 3 Divisions and on rare occasions can stretch to 5, and boasts that among it’s players are former internationals Jimmy Lowe and Kevin Satchell. A well researched book with a smattering of memorabilia and a few photographs. Kindly donated by Secretary Malcolm Phillips.

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Bib No. 273 – ROYAL NAVY TABLE TENNIS

Bib No. 273 – ROYAL NAVY TABLE TENNIS

Author : ETTA & ESTTA
Comments : Some sound advice in this well produced booklet. Spoilt only by an absence of photographs.

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Bib No. 274 – TABLE TENNIS EDUCATION PROGRAM

Bib No. 274 – TABLE TENNIS EDUCATION PROGRAM

Author : Steve Bruecker
Comments : A US instructors guide for teaching TT in schools. A full curriculum of the elementary strokes for schoolchildren and complete beginners.

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