From at the back of the Iron Curtain onto hockey's greatest stage
The really good precise tale of the trailblazing males who risked every thing to go through the Iron Curtain and develop into NHL superstars, Breakaway is an exciting examine the untold tales that modified hockey endlessly. From dead night conferences in secluded forests, to evading seize via army and police forces, this can be the tale of the courageous gamers whose ardour of the sport trumped all.
Featuring specific interviews with the legends of the ice who placed every thing at the line only for the opportunity to play at the world's maximum level, lots of them talking approximately their reports for the first actual time, the e-book appears to be like at how Peter Stastny, Igor Larionov, Petr Klima, Petr Nedved, Sergei Fedorov, Slava Fetisov, Alexander Mogilny, and different hockey superstars captured the imaginations of lovers round the world.
- The amazing precise tale of a few of the genuine pioneers of hockey, informed for the first actual time, usually within the avid gamers' personal words
- A interesting glance in the back of the Iron Curtain and the pains those courageous males continued for a flavor of freedom, via their love of the game
- Looks at how the various NHL's maximum avid gamers made it onto North American ice
As a lot a story of espionage and social background as a gripping hockey chronicle, Breakaway sheds mild at the untold tales of a few of the activities' most galvanizing heroes.