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

Author: H G Bissinger
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, [2006], ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Da Capo Press mass market edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles a football season in Odessa, Texas, a depressed all-American town that lives and dies with the fortunes of its high school football team.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Bissinger
ISBN: 030681529X 9780306815294 9780756980849 0756980844
OCLC Number: 76960636
Notes: Originally published: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., 1990.
"The book that inspired the NBC television series"--Cover.
Description: xxxviii, 357 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Pre-season --
The season --
Push for the playoffs --
Post-season --
Epilogue --
Afterword.t.
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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