Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Green Bay Packers football has certainly produced its share of notable personalities. Its annals read like a virtual Who's Who of football immortality, with names such as Bart Start, Vince Lombardi, Paul Hornung, Lionel Aldridge, Herb Adderley, Willie Wood, Forest Gregg, Curly Lambeau, Jerry Kramer, Jim Taylor, Ray Nitschke, and Brett Favre. And its rich tradition and history have created Packers fans across the country and around the world. Now Green Bay football fans can relive the great moments, traditions, and personalities from Packer football lore in a completely new, different, and exciting way. For the Love of the Packers captures the special quality that has made the Green Bay football franchise successful and unique. It celebrates over a century of Packer triumphs with Frederick Klein's A-to-Z verses accompanied by the inimitable illustrations of Mark Anderson, one of the nation's leading caricaturists. It's a trip down memory lane for Packer fans and a wonderful way for them to pass along their passion to their children and grandchildren. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Expressing the passion felt for the Packers using all 26 letters of the alphabet accompanied by rhymes, colorful illustrations, and informative text, this tribute to the Green Bay team explores the sports obsession in a fresh and humorous way. Readers will enjoy fun facts and amusing illustrations of some of the most famous?and infamous?characters in the football team's history, including Donald Driver, Brett Favre, Paul Hornung, Curly Lambeau, Vince Lombardi, Ray Nitschke, Bart Starr, and Reggie White.
Frederick C. Klein is a longtime writer and editor for the Wall Street Journal, where he originated the "On Sports" column. He is a freelance writer and the author of many books, including several other entries in the For the Love of . . . series. He lives in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mark Anderson is an illustrator whose work has appeared on the back cover of National Geographic, the New Yorker, and Time and inside the Atlantic Monthly, BusinessWeek, Harvard Business Review, Outside, and many other periodicals. He is the illustrator and designer of Triumph Books' popular For the Love of . . . series. He lives in Chicago. Paul Hornung is a former player for the Green Bay Packers and a member of both the Pro and College Football Halls of Fame. A versatile player, he was a halfback, quarterback, and placekicker.
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Descrizione libro Triumph Books, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: As New. Condizione sovraccoperta: As New. Mark Anderson (illustratore). 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. As new, very light wear at spine edges. Packers football has been captured in this unique and entertaining book. Codice libro della libreria 111908
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 97816007813601.0
Descrizione libro Triumph Books, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 1600781365
Descrizione libro Triumph Books, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Very Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG1600781365