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My husband loves NFL history, so this book is perfect for him. A good nonfiction look at the history of the "Steagles."Published 8 months ago by Phoenix
Very interesting look at football and America circa 1940's. In addition to learning about the Steagles, the author gives interesting details about the early NFL (did not know the... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Jeff Brous
I'm a long standing Eagles fan and wasn't around in the day of the Steagles, what a fascinating story! And a great gift for Steelers and Eagles fans alike!Published on November 18, 2011 by Lindsay Zolad
World War II was a devastating time in American history and the drain of manpower had significantly dire consequences for professional sports. Read morePublished on June 26, 2010 by C. Baker
The book is written a lot like the play of the Steagles. Solid but unspectacular.
I enjoyed the read but was not as drawn to it as I have of some football books (eg... Read more
The Philadelphia Eagles and the Pittsburgh Steelers merged in June 1943 in an effort to keep the Steelers (who only had seven players under contract) alive during World War... Read morePublished on June 7, 2008 by Barry Sparks
After hearing a review of this book on a morning talk show, I ran to Amazon and was amazed to find it. Read morePublished on January 8, 2007 by R. Porbin
The players and the coaches of this era are your next door neighbors. They hold "real" jobs. Go to work on the bus. Balance their lives with their game. Read morePublished on January 5, 2007 by John Biemiller