To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Spiro Bernard Zavos (born 1937 in Wellington, New Zealand of Greek immigrant parents) is an Australasian historian, philosopher, journalist and writer.

Life and career

After gaining a Bachelor of Arts from the Victoria University of Wellington, Zavos taught history at St Patrick's College, Silverstream, in Wellington. An opening batsman, he played one first-class cricket match for Wellington in the 1958-59 season.[1]

In 1967, Zavos gained a Master of Arts (Education) from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. He then moved into journalism, working as a reporter at The Dominion newspaper in Wellington (now amalgamated into The Dominion Post). In 1976 he shared the New Zealand Feature Writer of the Year award with fellow journalist Warwick Roger, won for a series on New Zealand under Prime Minister Rob Muldoon.

The following year Zavos moved to Australia. In 1978 he was awarded the Katherine Mansfield Fellowship and spent a year in Menton, France, writing a collection of autobiographical short stories, which he later published under the title Faith of Our Fathers.

In 1979 he became an editorial writer on the Sydney Morning Herald, where he would remain until 2000. At the Herald, he also moved into rugby writing. Zavos has written more than 1000 articles for www.TheRoar.com.au,[2] an Australian sports opinion website founded by his two sons.

He has written several books on rugby, and has contributed to Radio New Zealand as a sports analyst.

Bibliography

  • The Real Muldoon, Fourth Estate Books, 1978
  • After the Final Whistle: Mourie's "Grand-Slam" All Blacks, and the Controversies, Personalities and Tactics of Post-war New Zealand Rugby, 1979
  • Crusade: Social Credit's Drive for Power, 1981
  • Faith of Our Fathers, 1982
  • The Gold and the Black: The Rugby Battles for the Bledisloe Cup: New Zealand vs Australia, 1903-94, 1995
  • Winters of Revenge: The Bitter Rivalry between the All Blacks and the Springboks, 1997
  • Ka Mate! Ka Mate!: New Zealand's Conquest of British Rugby, 1998
  • The Golden Wallabies: The Story of Australia's Rugby World Champions, 2000
  • Two Mighty Tribes: The Story of the All Blacks vs the Wallabies 2003 (with Gordon Bray)
  • Watching the Rugby World Cup, 2007
  • How to Watch the Rugby World Cup 2011, 2011
  • How to Watch a Game of Rugby, 2012

References

  1. ^ "Spiro Zavos". Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Spiro Zavos - The Roar". Retrieved 15 October 2014.

External links

This page was last edited on 4 June 2021, at 12:16
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.