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The Resource "Football! Navy! War!" : how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II, Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. ; foreword by Beano Cook

"Football! Navy! War!" : how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II, Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. ; foreword by Beano Cook

Label
"Football! Navy! War!" : how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II
Title
"Football! Navy! War!"
Title remainder
how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II
Statement of responsibility
Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. ; foreword by Beano Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"During World War II, the United States military and colleges joined forces, fielding competitive teams to prepare men for combat. This book relates the Department of the Navy's role in preserving the game and national morale through the "Lend-Lease" of officer candidates, including All-American players and professionals. Records, scores, and statistics; player profiles; glossary"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Wilbur D
Dewey number
796.332/63097309044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV959.5.U6
LC item number
J66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Football
  • College sports
  • Football players
  • United States
  • Navy-yards and naval stations
  • Football and war
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
"Football! Navy! War!" : how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II, Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. ; foreword by Beano Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn277136413
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780786442195
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009014121
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)277136413
Label
"Football! Navy! War!" : how military "lend-lease" players saved the college game and helped win World War II, Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. ; foreword by Beano Cook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn277136413
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780786442195
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009014121
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)277136413

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