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Rockne of Notre Dame : the making of a football legend

Author: Ray Robinson
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of football's most innovative motivators is highlighted in this balanced account--"a solid portrait of one of football's most solid figures" ("The New York Times Book Review"). 19 halftones.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Knute Rockne; Knute Rockne
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Robinson
ISBN: 0195157923 9780195157925
OCLC Number: 50270310
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Includes index.
Description: 290 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: In the land of fjords --
Boyhood heroes --
Notre Dame --
Knute suits up --
On the wings of the forward pass --
A man must coach --
The legend of George Gipp --
An athlete dying young --
The Ku Klux Klan on the march --
Life after Gipp --
The ride of the four horsemen --
Charges and countercharges --
On a blue-gray October afternoon --
The smell of roses --
After the four horsemen --
The coach plays hooky --
Ten years at the helm --
Twelfth man --
On the rebound --
The last season --
A final flight.
Responsibility: Ray Robinson.

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A solid portrait of one of football's most solid figures. * The New York Times Book Review * Robinson's life of legendary Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne stands unchallenged as the definitive Read more...

 
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