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Author Crawford, Bill
Title All American : the rise and fall of Jim Thorpe / Bill Crawford
Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., c2004
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 Adult Biography  BIO THORPE     AVAILABLE
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Call # BIO THORPE
Phys. Description iv, 284 p.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents American airedale -- An incorrigible youngster -- Men born shaggy -- Oklahoma buckaroo -- The hunchback play -- White man bathed in red -- Athletocracy -- Run fast good -- A perfect football machine -- Spreading the wealth -- The olympic idea -- Starting half back -- Rocky mount railroader -- Marvel of the age -- The greatest athlete in the world -- All-American -- The greatest swindle -- A man with no principle -- Masters of the white man's game -- Afterword : the continuing evil of "amateur" athletics
Subject Thorpe, Jim, 1887-1953
Athletes -- United States -- Biography
Indian athletes -- United States -- Biography
ISBN 0471557323