Crimson Nation: The Shaping of the South's Most Dominant Football Team
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Crimson Nation: The Shaping of the South's Most Dominant Football Team

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For nearly twenty years Eli Gold has been behind the microphone for Alabama football, calling many a memorable game and witnessing first hand some defining moments in the history of Alabama football: an unbelievable win at Penn State; numerous wins over Tennessee on the Third Saturday in October; a national title win over Miami. He also had a front row seat for the 1990 re...more
Hardcover, 236 pages
Published August 4th 2005 by Rutledge Hill Press (first published July 11th 2005)
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James Murphy
I've had this book for about 5 years. A history of the University of Alabama football, this seemed the right time to read it. The 2009 edition of the Crimson Tide is 12-0 on the season. That fact alone made this book about college football success, the celebration of that success, and the communal joy in being a Bama fan lots of fun to read. I really enjoyed it.
Clint Priest
Admittedly one for the "homers" as most non-Bama fans will not appreciate Eli Gold's stories of the Crimson Tide the same.
I love the Crimson Tide so this book has been very interesting so far!
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