This book seeks not only to reflect what Johannesburg looked like but attempts to include pictures which give social and historical context. Johannesburg has a rich and turbulent history of events which not only record Johannesburg's largely forgotten past, but many of these events also shaped and determined South Africa's
There was no doubt that at his peak Hennie Muller was the fastest forward ever to wear the Springbok jersey. In addition he could tackle with frightening ferocity and he was a complete master of all the basics of the game.
In a selection that is bound to cause furious debate, the authors, with the assistance of former players and historians, have researched the careers of all those who have played for South Africa and come up with a definitive ranking of the top 25.