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Curly Lambeau: Building the Green Bay Packers

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96 pages, 53 photos and illus., 1 map, 7 x 9"
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By Stuart Stotts

When Earl 'Curly' Lambeau was a young boy growing up in Green Bay in the early 1900s, he and his friends didn't have money for a football. Instead, they kicked around a salt sack filled with sand, leaves, and pebbles. That humble beginning produced a single-minded drive for the figure whose name now graces the Green Bay Packers' stadium.

This title in the Badger Biographies series charts the course of Curly Lambeau's career as a flamboyant player and coach, which paralleled the rise of professional football in this country. Lambeau revolutionized the way football is played by legitimizing passing in a game that had previously centered on running.

By Stuart Stotts

When Earl 'Curly' Lambeau was a young boy growing up in Green Bay in the early 1900s, he and his friends didn't have money for a football. Instead, they kicked around a salt sack filled with sand, leaves, and pebbles. That humble beginning produced a single-minded drive for the figure whose name now graces the Green Bay Packers' stadium.

This title in the Badger Biographies series charts the course of Curly Lambeau's career as a flamboyant player and coach, which paralleled the rise of professional football in this country. Lambeau revolutionized the way football is played by legitimizing passing in a game that had previously centered on running.

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9780870203893

Publication Year2014
Page Count97
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Trim Size7 x 9 inches
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PublisherWisconsin Historical Society Press
ISBN Number

9780870203893

Publication Year2014
Page Count97
Illustrations
Format/BindingPaperback
Trim Size7 x 9 inches
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