The other day I shared some amazing photos from a rare Russian hockey book simply titled "Vladislav Tretiak."
I thought now is a good time to look back at a few other books from the Soviet hockey era.
Here is a real rare book from the 1967 World Hockey Championships. It is curiously titled "58:9." The 90 page book consists mostly of 80 black and white colours:
Here's a 158 page book from 1984 about deceased hockey great Valeri Kharlamov:
Here's a cover shot and a look inside of a 1979 book about coaching great Arkady Chernyshev
Here's a rare 1987 book about the great Sergei Makarov. As you can see many great photos lie inside:
Here is Bobby Hull's famous book "My Hockey" released in Russia in 1971: