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Author Anderson, Lars, 1837-1891, author.

Title The Mannings : the fall and rise of a football family / Lars Anderson.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2016]


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1 copy being processed for River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7.
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-332) and index.
Contents Prologue: Peyton's final pass -- Desperate for a hero -- The pee-wee QB -- "My boy will be there" -- The redheaded show-off -- The cerebral signal caller -- A storm gathers -- Why now? -- The birth of a folk hero -- The best I ever saw -- The fear of failing -- What might have been -- A married man becomes a saint -- "I'll always be from Dew" -- The beat-up quarterback -- Archie one and Archie two -- The commuter QB -- Teaching life--and football--lessons -- The most magical fall -- A note for Peyton -- "The bad thing happened to the right guy" -- The decision -- The Mamma's boy -- Easy rider -- "I only had dogs and cats named after me" -- A coach just like Archie -- The past is never dead -- A combination of Archie and Peyton -- The thinking man's QB.
Summary "From New York Times bestselling author Lars Anderson comes a revealing portrait of the first family of American sports,"
Subject Manning, Archie, 1949-
Manning, Peyton.
Manning, Eli, 1981-
Manning family.
Manning, Archie, 1949- (OCoLC)fst00448359
Manning, Eli, 1981- (OCoLC)fst01610212
Manning family. (OCoLC)fst00216255
Manning, Peyton. (OCoLC)fst00419649
Football players -- United States -- Biography.
Quarterbacks (Football) -- United States -- Biography.
Football players. (OCoLC)fst00931425
Quarterbacks (Football) (OCoLC)fst01085210
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Other Form: Online version: Anderson, Lars. Mannings. First Edition. New York : Ballantine Books, [2016] 9781101883846 (DLC) 2016029392
ISBN 9781101883822 (hardcover ;) (acid-free paper) $28.00
1101883820 (hardcover ;) (acid-free paper) $28.00

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