Football Nation

Football Nation

Four Hundred Years of America's Game : From the Library of Congress

Book - 2013
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A look at football from its early days in colonial America to the professional and college game in the twenty-first century. Illustrated features explore the history of the fight song, tailgating, and cheerleading; how Hollywood has portrayed the game and its players; the long-running role of women in football; and the impact of game-changing personalities from pioneer Walter Camp to Coach Vince Lombardi to contemporary player agents. This book reveals how the United States came to be a Football Nation.
Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams, 2013
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780810997622
0810997622
Branch Call Number: 796.332 REYBURN
Characteristics: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm

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KCLSRecommends Mar 04, 2014

Amazing to discover that the game of football goes back 400 years! And all told in such an attractive glossy volume with lots of photos and pictures. GO HAWKS!

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