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Friday night lights : a town, a team, and a dream

Author: Buzz Bissinger
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Return once again to the timeless account of the Permian Panthers of Odessa--the winningest high-school football team in Texas history. Odessa is not known to be a town big on dreams, but the Panthers help keep the hopes and dreams of this small, dusty town going. Socially and racially divided, its fragile economy follows the treacherous boom-bust path of the oil business. In bad times, the unemployment rate barrels  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Buzz Bissinger
ISBN: 0201196778 9780201196771 9780306815294 030681529X
OCLC Number: 21408817
Description: xiv, 357 pages, [28] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: H.G. Bissinger.
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Return once again to the enduring account of the Permian Panthers of Odessa -- the winningest high school football team in Texas history.  Read more...

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"Daytona Beach News-Journal," 12/19/08 "The book is far better and more believable than the awful movie.""Dallas Morning News," 6/28/09 "While Bissinger does present the unfortunate issues facing a Read more...

 
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