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Twelve mighty orphans : the inspiring true story of the Mighty Mites who ruled Texas football

Author: Jim Dent
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Junction Boys" comes this amazing, inspirational story of a group of orphans and the man who created one of the greatest football teams Texas has ever known.
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Genre/Form: St. Mark's 8th grade
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Dent
ISBN: 9780312308728 0312308728 9780312384876 0312384874
OCLC Number: 137246006
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Bootlegger's son --
The long way home --
A Dickens place --
From the darkness to the light --
Hope --
The dark horse --
Little rascals --
Till the death --
Duck luck --
Milk slimes --
Marble eye --
Ziggy --
Day of the pauper --
Let it fly --
Love thy neighbor --
Booted --
Forbidden kiss --
Lonesome cowboy --
Fighting back --
Caught in the act --
I want my mama --
Hardy rules --
The house the orphans built --
Man of steel --
Oh, Lord --
Dreaming of "state" --
Escape --
Amarillo --
Life after the home.
Responsibility: Jim Dent.
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From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Junction Boys" comes this amazing, inspirational story of a group of orphans and the man who created one of the greatest football teams Texas has ever known.

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