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Author Anderson, Lars
Title Carlisle versus Army : Jim Thorpe, Dwight Eisenhower, Pop Warner, and the forgotten story of football's greatest battle / Lars Anderson
Imprint New York : Random House, 2007
Edition 1st ed
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 Adult Nonfiction  796.332 AND     AVAILABLE
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Call # 796.332 AND
Phys. Description 349 p. : ill.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references
Contents The thrill of possibility -- Shot like buffalo -- Pop learns from Ma -- The trickiest play -- What an Indian can do -- There's just no future in the army -- He is certainly a wild Indian -- A couple of well-paid amateurs -- A brutal, savage, murderous sport -- Beast barracks and a beast on the field -- A real American if there ever was one -- Chief Thorpe and the huge Kansan -- The clash of heroes -- The dead Indian and another wounded knee -- Epilogue: the ghosts of Carlisle
Subject United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.) -- Football
Football -- History
ISBN 9781400066001