"A great account of how different life was during World War II
geared toward both football fans and history buffs." -- Penn State Daily Collegian, 7/27/06
"Algeo's account...is a colorful and sympathetic one about the struggles and determination of a handful of men." -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 9/3/2006
About the Author
Matthew Algeo is a public radio reporter whose stories have appeared on All Things Considered” and Marketplace.” He and his wife, Allyson, divide their time between Mali, West Africa, and Tennessee.