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The Resource America's game : the NFL at 100, Jerry Rice and Randy O. Williams

America's game : the NFL at 100, Jerry Rice and Randy O. Williams

Label
America's game : the NFL at 100
Title
America's game
Title remainder
the NFL at 100
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Rice and Randy O. Williams
Title variation
National Football League at 100
Title variation remainder
the NFL at 100
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rice and Williams trace pro football's grand transformation from a loose coalition of regional teams constantly on the verge of collapse to surviving the Great Depression and World War II, to its eventual preeminence as an international phenomenon. -- adapted from jacket
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10815950
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rice, Jerry
Dewey number
796.332/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
GV955.5.N35
LC item number
R53 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Randy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Football League
  • National Football League
  • Football
  • Football
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the NFL at 100
Label
America's game : the NFL at 100, Jerry Rice and Randy O. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A complete celebration of the NFL'S first 100 years by the New York Times bestselling authors of 50 years, 50 moments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 493-500) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First quarter (1920-1944). Becoming America's game ; The NFL kicks off ; Seeing stars ; Head and shoulders ; Indians and Eskimos ; Sneakers, slaughters, and going inside ; The pick 'em game ; The chess masters: first quarter ; The early dynasties ; Thursday's feast ; Uncle Sam's team ; The first quarter all-time team -- Second quarter (1945-1969). A more colorful game, a better game ; Otto-matic ; Becoming more than a signal caller ; Taking flight ; Lamar Hunt: a cornerstone of the NFL's Mount Rushmore ; The long shots ; The great sports marriage ; The chess masters: second quarter ; Working out the kinks ; Overtime, ice, and Heidi ; The pivotal game ; The second quarter all-time team -- Third quarter (1970-1994). Bad blood ; Prime time ; Dynasty ; The one and only ; The workhorse ; D! ; A job fair like no other ; He's got character ; The immaculate reception, hailing Mary, and the epic ; The chess masters: third quarter ; The third quarter all-time team -- Fourth quarter (1995-2019). Playhouse: from rickety venues to high-tech palaces ; A tuck, a tackle, and a miracle ; They wore out the chain gang ; The chess masters: fourth quarter ; The intimidators ; The foot in football ; The artistic archivists ; My team ; Now, that was super ; The fourth quarter all time team -- Epilogue. Overtime
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 522 pages, 8 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780062692900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait, and photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1123219147
  • (OCoLC)on1123219147
  • 639845
Label
America's game : the NFL at 100, Jerry Rice and Randy O. Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
A complete celebration of the NFL'S first 100 years by the New York Times bestselling authors of 50 years, 50 moments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 493-500) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First quarter (1920-1944). Becoming America's game ; The NFL kicks off ; Seeing stars ; Head and shoulders ; Indians and Eskimos ; Sneakers, slaughters, and going inside ; The pick 'em game ; The chess masters: first quarter ; The early dynasties ; Thursday's feast ; Uncle Sam's team ; The first quarter all-time team -- Second quarter (1945-1969). A more colorful game, a better game ; Otto-matic ; Becoming more than a signal caller ; Taking flight ; Lamar Hunt: a cornerstone of the NFL's Mount Rushmore ; The long shots ; The great sports marriage ; The chess masters: second quarter ; Working out the kinks ; Overtime, ice, and Heidi ; The pivotal game ; The second quarter all-time team -- Third quarter (1970-1994). Bad blood ; Prime time ; Dynasty ; The one and only ; The workhorse ; D! ; A job fair like no other ; He's got character ; The immaculate reception, hailing Mary, and the epic ; The chess masters: third quarter ; The third quarter all-time team -- Fourth quarter (1995-2019). Playhouse: from rickety venues to high-tech palaces ; A tuck, a tackle, and a miracle ; They wore out the chain gang ; The chess masters: fourth quarter ; The intimidators ; The foot in football ; The artistic archivists ; My team ; Now, that was super ; The fourth quarter all time team -- Epilogue. Overtime
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 522 pages, 8 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780062692900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait, and photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1123219147
  • (OCoLC)on1123219147
  • 639845

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