Last team standing : how the Steelers and the Eagles-- "the Steagles"-- saved pro football during World War II / Matthew Algeo

Author(s): Algeo, Matthew
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Subjects: Football teams--United States--History
Football--United States--History
World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects--United States
Pittsburgh Steelers (Football team)--History
Philadelphia Eagles (Football team)--History
National Football League--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed
Published: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2006
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: xvi, 270 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: ISBN: 0306814722
EAN: 9780306814723
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-257) and index
Contents: Roster: 1943 Phil-Pitt Steagles -- Preface: 1941 -- A Bad Break -- Keystoners -- New priorities -- Making changes -- Hatching the Steagles -- Greasy and Walt -- Unfit for military service -- Birds of steel -- Chicago -- Strikes -- Thanksgiving -- Survival -- Win and in -- Epilogue: V-J Day -- Postscript: 2003
OCLC Number: 71215754
ISBN/ISSN: 0306814722
9780306814723