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By: Bissinger, H. G.
Publisher: Da Capo Press, 1990-01-21
Edition: First Edition
Stated first printing. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Very slight wear to edge of dust jacket.Focusing on the town of Odessa, Texas, a town with an empty main street, closed up movie theaters and for sale signs everywhere and with a high school football stadium that seats 20,000 and is filled on Friday nights. This is an examination of the role of high school sports in America, but it is about more than just sports, it is about race, politics, ec... View more info
Publisher: University Of Nebraska Press, 1969-01-01
3rd bison printing. Price sticker cover a hole punch through cover. Number stamp on half title page. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. First published in 1899, this artless and affectionate biography by his sister will not settle any controversies, and it is not intended to stand comparison with studies by historians and professional writers. As a "period piece" it is loaded with passages which today's reader will find hilarious, but more than that it is informat... View more info