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Author Anderson, Lars.

Title The all Americans / Lars Anderson.

Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Press, 2004.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  940.54 AND    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 256 pages : illustrations. ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [251]-254).
Contents 1: D-day -- The Army boys -- The Navy boys -- Arrival in Annapolis -- West Point 1940 -- Preseason 1941 -- The 1941 season -- The buildup -- The arrival -- The game -- Pearl Harbor -- 2: The Meredith -- 1942 -- Army -- Barnacle Bill -- Early June 1944 -- Omaha beach -- The field of combat -- The unfriendly skies -- The end -- The reunion.
Summary Shares the stories of four World War II soldiers who played against one another in a famous November 1941 college football game prior to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, and outlines their battle experiences.
Subject Kauffman, Hal.
Busik, Bill.
Romanek, Henry.
Olds, Robin, 1922-2007.
Busik, Bill. (OCoLC)fst00508321
Kauffman, Hal. (OCoLC)fst00508320
Olds, Robin, 1922-2007. (OCoLC)fst01732040
Romanek, Henry. (OCoLC)fst00508318
United States. Army -- Biography.
United States. Navy -- Biography.
United States Military Academy -- Football -- History.
United States Naval Academy -- Football -- History.
United States. Army. (OCoLC)fst00533532
United States Military Academy. (OCoLC)fst00534499
United States Naval Academy. (OCoLC)fst00536948
United States. Navy. (OCoLC)fst00533204
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
World War, 1939-1945 -- Biography.
Football players -- United States -- Biography.
Football and war -- United States.
Football. (OCoLC)fst00931362
Football and war. (OCoLC)fst01747887
Football players. (OCoLC)fst00931425
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0312308876

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