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Author Reyburn, Susan, author.

Title Football nation : four hundred years of America's game / Susan Reyburn ; Athena Angelos, image researcher/editor ; Jonathan Horowitz, contributor.

Publication Info. New York : Abrams, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.332 REY    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    OVERSZ 796.332 REY    Available
Description 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note "From the Library of Congress."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 251) and index.
Contents Pep talk -- Preface by James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Early days and ivy (origins to 1899) -- Chapter 2: Collegians and sportsmen (1900-1929) -- Halftime -- Chapter 3: Fumbles and recoveries (1930-1969) -- Chapter 4: Football nation (1970-going long) -- Acknowledgments -- Read more about it -- Image credits -- Index.
Summary "Football Nation: Four Hundred Years of America's Game from the Library of Congress is an unprecedented look at football from its early days in colonial America to the professional and college game in the twenty-first century."--Book jacket.
Subject Football -- United States -- History.
Added Author Angelos, Athena, editor.
ISBN 9780810997622

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