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Landry's Boys: An Oral History of a Team and an Era

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Peter Golenbock reveals the progression of the Dallas Cowboys during Tom Landry's reign from a winless expansion team to a Super Bowl champion, an era that covers 29 years.
Hardcover, 480 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Triumph Books (first published January 1st 2005)
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This book is a collection of vignettes of the historyof the NFLs most iconic franchise from the team's entrance into the league to its purchase by Jerry Jones. It covers everything from the basis for the intense rivalry with the Washington Redskins to the selection process of cheerleaders.
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Golenbock grew up in Stamford, Connecticut, and in 1963 graduated St. Luke's School in New Canaan, Connecticut. His heroes were Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford. One day in the local library he discovered the book, The New York Yankees: An Informal History by Frank Graham ( G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1943) and it made a strong impression on him.''

Golenbock graduated from Dartmouth College in 1967 and the N
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