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Tropic of football : the long and perilous journey of Samoans to the NFL

Author: Rob Ruck
Publisher: New York : The New Press, ©2018 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Ruck
ISBN: 1620973383 9781620973387
OCLC Number: 1039670127
Description: 1 online resource (305 pages)
Contents: Intro; Introduction; 1 God's Sweetest Work; 2 The War and America Come to Samoa; 3 Hawai'i : The North Shore; 4 Al Lolotai , Charlie Ane, and Bob Apisa; 5 American Samoa in the 1960s; 6 Jesse Sapolu, Dick Tomey, and Fa'a Samoa; 7 Fa'a Kalifonia : Oceanside, California; 8 Kalifonia Dreaming; 9 Back in Hawai'i: Where Football Still Matters; 10 David and Goliath; 11 The Samoan Paradox; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Glossary; Notes; Index
Responsibility: Rob Ruck.

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