Pigskin Pulpit

Author: Ty Cashion
Publisher: Texas State Historical Assn
ISBN: 9780876111680
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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High school football is one of the identifying institutions of twentieth-century Texas. Many consider high school football to be cast in the state's rough-hewn image. In fact, it is shaped in the image of its coaches. Pigskin Pulpit examines the men who shaped the game -- and generations of players -- in their own image. It traces the development of football and the coaching profession and explains how a schoolboy avocation became a vital part of Texas culture.

Adolph Rupp

Author: Russell Rice
Publisher: Sports Publishing LLC
ISBN: 9780915611980
Format: PDF, Docs
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Adolph Rupp: Kentucky's Basketball Baron is the authorized biography of the nation's winningest basketball coach. Written by longtime friend and associate Russell Rice, the book traces Rupp's personal life and a career that spanned 42 years at the University of Kentucky.

The World Factbook

Author: Central Intelligence Agency
Publisher: Masterlab
ISBN: 8379912136
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. The World Factbook is prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency. Comprehensive guide full of facts, maps, flags, and detailed information. A must for travellers, businessmen, politicians, and all who wants to know more about our fascinating world. -- We share these facts with the people of all nations in the belief that knowledge of the truth underpins the functioning of free societies (From official webpage). Tags: world, guide, facts, almanach

Contemporary Authors

Author: Frances C. Locher
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780810300484
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Entries contain personal and career information on contemporary authors as well as their published writings and work in progress