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The Resource Green Bay Packers : the complete illustrated history, Don Gulbrandsen ; foreword by LeRoy Butler

Green Bay Packers : the complete illustrated history, Don Gulbrandsen ; foreword by LeRoy Butler

Label
Green Bay Packers : the complete illustrated history
Title
Green Bay Packers
Title remainder
the complete illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
Don Gulbrandsen ; foreword by LeRoy Butler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fully updated with a 2007 season recap and a tribute to the legendary career of Brett Favre. "Green Bay Packers: The Complete Illustrated History" is a lavishly illustrated treatment of this iconic sports team. It includes more than 200 photographs, as well as chalkboard diagrams of the key moments and plays from the team's history. With detailed profiles and stats, the volume explores the players and teams that have defined the Packer legacy over more than eight decades. This fully updated edition highlights the on-the-field triumphs of the division-championship season of 2007, chroncles the dramatic postseason victories and heartbreaking defeat, and features a special tribute to the career of the legendary Brett Favre--from his debut season in 1992 to his tearful retirement announcement in March of 2008. It is a book that no Packer fan will want to be without."--web
Summary
"The Packers are world champions once again, and Green Bay Packers: The Complete Illustrated History is the ultimate, authoritative look at this storied and beloved sports franchise. In addition to offering a comprehensive history of the team and in-depthprofiles of its greatest stars, the book features more than 200 rare and iconic photographs as well as chalkboard diagrams of key plays from team history. It tells of the legends who have defined the Packer legacy for more than 80 years, from Bart Starr to Brett Favre to Aaron Rodgers, Ray Nitschke to Reggie White to Clay Matthews, Curly Lambeau to Vince Lombardi to Mike McCarthy. This fully updated third edition highlights the team's triumphant journey to Super Bowl XLV and includes profiles of the latest Packer stars. Chock full of stats and stories, Green Bay Packers is a book that no Packer fan will want to be without"--
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10025537
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DLC
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Gulbrandsen, Don
Dewey number
796.332/640977561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV956.G7
LC item number
G85 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Green Bay Packers (Football team)
  • Green Bay Packers (Football team)
Target audience
adult
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the complete illustrated history
Label
Green Bay Packers : the complete illustrated history, Don Gulbrandsen ; foreword by LeRoy Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1919-1929 : fulfilling Curly Lambeau's dream -- The 1930s : Green Bay's first glory years -- The 1940s: from the highest highs to the lowest lows -- The 1950s : one coaching legend departs, another arrives -- The 1960s : Lombardi creates the NFL's greatest dynasty -- The 1970s : struggles, but a Starr comes to the rescue -- The 1980s : former players fail to find coaching success -- The 2000s : mixed results, but hope for the future
Control code
ocn220421490
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Updated ed.
Extent
208 p;
Isbn
9780760335055
Isbn Type
(hb w/ jkt)
Lccn
2008015195
System control number
(OCoLC)220421490
Label
Green Bay Packers : the complete illustrated history, Don Gulbrandsen ; foreword by LeRoy Butler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1919-1929 : fulfilling Curly Lambeau's dream -- The 1930s : Green Bay's first glory years -- The 1940s: from the highest highs to the lowest lows -- The 1950s : one coaching legend departs, another arrives -- The 1960s : Lombardi creates the NFL's greatest dynasty -- The 1970s : struggles, but a Starr comes to the rescue -- The 1980s : former players fail to find coaching success -- The 2000s : mixed results, but hope for the future
Control code
ocn220421490
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Updated ed.
Extent
208 p;
Isbn
9780760335055
Isbn Type
(hb w/ jkt)
Lccn
2008015195
System control number
(OCoLC)220421490

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