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The Story Of Football
 
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Robert Leckie
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The Story Of Football (Landmark Giant #9)

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Traces the history of football in the United States from the first intercollegiate game in 1869 to the most current Super Bowl game.
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Published January 1st 1973 by Random House Trade
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Jason Marsh
Mar 12, 2012 rated it liked it
I liked this book it is entirely about football, hence the title of the book but I would recommend this book to anyone not just people who like football. This gives you all the backround and everything you will ever need to know about football. This book is a good read and is good for all ages young to old. Overall I would rate this book a 3/5.
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Leckie was born on December 18, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He grew up in Rutherford, New Jersey. He began his career as a writer in high school, as a sports writer for ''The Bergen Evening Record'' in Hackensack, New Jersey.

On January 18, 1942, Leckie enlisted in the United States Marine Corps.He served in combat in the Pacific theater, as a scout and a machine gunner in H Company, 2nd B
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