skip to content
Golden Boy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Golden Boy

Author: Paul Hornung; William F Reed
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A portrait of the football star from Notre Dame and the Green Bay Packers discusses the impact of Vince Lombardi's coaching style on his career, his record-breaking achievements, and his 1963 suspension for gambling.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Paul Hornung; Paul Hornung
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hornung; William F Reed
ISBN: 0743266196 9780743266192 1419327674 9781419327674
OCLC Number: 56329183
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vi, 291 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: My life on scholarship --
They called me "cuddles" --
Stiff-arming the bear --
The golden boy is born --
"Mom, I won the Heisman!" --
The Siberia of sports --
The golden boy goes Hollywood --
Meet the guys --
The leader of the pack --
Football as it was meant to be --
The breakthrough year --
How JFK saved the day --
Golden Boy Inc. --
Money won is twice as sweet as money earned --
If you want to dance, you've got to pay the fiddler --
Calling Dr. Lombardi --
When the saints come marching in --
Chicago, my kind of town --
It was his way or the highway --
Good-bye, Vince: hello, Howard --
Halls of shame and fame --
Where have you gone, Lindsey Nelson? --
My unbuckle specials --
Once a Notre Dame man, always a Notre Dame man --
To err is human --
The end zone.
Other Titles: Girls, games, and gambling at Green Bay (and Notre Dame, too)
Responsibility: Paul Hornung ; as told to William F. Reed.
More information:

Abstract:

Describing some of the Green Bay Packers' great rivalries and showdowns with the Bears and the Giants, among others, "Golden Boy" is a must-read for football fans everywhere--a colorful, candid slice  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56329183> # Golden Boy
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "56329183" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.332092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/67819156> ; # Paul Hornung
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931427> ; # Football players--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Topic/football_players_united_states> ; # Football players--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Topic/football_players_united_states_conduct_of_life> ; # Football players--United States--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931425> ; # Football players
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Person/hornung_paul_1935> ; # Paul Hornung
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Organization/green_bay_packers_football_team> ; # Green Bay Packers (Football team)
    schema:alternateName "Girls, games, and gambling at Green Bay (and Notre Dame, too)" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/13766771> ; # William F. Reed
    schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/67819156> ; # Paul Hornung
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "My life on scholarship -- They called me "cuddles" -- Stiff-arming the bear -- The golden boy is born -- "Mom, I won the Heisman!" -- The Siberia of sports -- The golden boy goes Hollywood -- Meet the guys -- The leader of the pack -- Football as it was meant to be -- The breakthrough year -- How JFK saved the day -- Golden Boy Inc. -- Money won is twice as sweet as money earned -- If you want to dance, you've got to pay the fiddler -- Calling Dr. Lombardi -- When the saints come marching in -- Chicago, my kind of town -- It was his way or the highway -- Good-bye, Vince: hello, Howard -- Halls of shame and fame -- Where have you gone, Lindsey Nelson? -- My unbuckle specials -- Once a Notre Dame man, always a Notre Dame man -- To err is human -- The end zone."@en ;
    schema:description "A portrait of the football star from Notre Dame and the Green Bay Packers discusses the impact of Vince Lombardi's coaching style on his career, his record-breaking achievements, and his 1963 suspension for gambling."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1040054> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Golden Boy"@en ;
    schema:productID "56329183" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56329183#PublicationEvent/new_york_simon_&_schuster_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Agent/simon_&_schuster> ; # Simon & Schuster
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0631/2004056520-t.html> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0641/2004056520-s.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781419327674> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780743266192> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56329183> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Agent/simon_&_schuster> # Simon & Schuster
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Simon & Schuster" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Organization/green_bay_packers_football_team> # Green Bay Packers (Football team)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Green Bay Packers (Football team)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Person/hornung_paul_1935> # Paul Hornung
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Hornung" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Hornung" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1040054#Topic/football_players_united_states_conduct_of_life> # Football players--United States--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87003406> ;
    schema:name "Football players--United States--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931425> # Football players
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Football players"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931427> # Football players--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Football players--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/13766771> # William F. Reed
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Reed" ;
    schema:givenName "William F." ;
    schema:name "William F. Reed" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/67819156> # Paul Hornung
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Hornung" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Hornung" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780743266192>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0743266196" ;
    schema:isbn "9780743266192" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781419327674>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1419327674" ;
    schema:isbn "9781419327674" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.