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Author Anderson, Lars.

Title Carlisle versus Army : Jim Thorpe, Dwight Eisenhower, Pop Warner, and the forgotten story of football's greatest battle / Lars Anderson.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, 2007.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  796.332 AND    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  796.332 AND    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  796.332 AND    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 349 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.[325]-336).
Contents The thrill of possibility -- Shot like buffalo -- Pop learns from Ma -- The trickiest play -- What an Indian can do -- There's just no future in the army -- He is certainly a wild Indian -- A couple of well-paid amateurs -- A brutal, savage, murderous sport -- Beast barracks and a beast on the field -- A real American if there ever was one -- Chief Thorpe and the huge Kansan -- The clash of heroes -- The dead Indian and another wounded knee -- Epilogue: the ghosts of Carlisle.
Subject United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.) -- Football.
Football -- History.
ISBN 9781400066001 (alkaline paper)
140006600X (alkaline paper)

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