Triple Crown is the first biography of hockey great MarcelDionne, an account filled with stories from some of hockey’s greatest stars,with terrific photos and tell-it-like-it-is commentary from Dionne himself.
Ted Mahovlich, both a hockey insider and a writer with passionand admiration for his subject, sheds new light onto why Dionne has become amodel player for the modern hockey era. From Dionne’s early years in Junior Ahockey—where he was branded a "traitor"—to personal insights intothe Summit Series and Canada Cups, from sex, drugs and hockey to a view of thepitfalls facing young players today, Triple Crown is a candid look at anunconventional player and personality.
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TED MAHOVLICH is the author of the bestseller The Big M:The Frank Mahovlich Story. While travelling with the NHL Old-timersteam, he came to know Marcel Dionne and many of his peers. Ted Mahovlich is ateacher in Toronto.
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Book Description HarperCollins, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2005. Soft Cover. Book Condition: VG. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 216pp. with b/w illustrations. Small curl at corners and light soil to outer edges otherwise pages are unmarked and firm in binding. Wraps have edge/rub wear and light creasing. Actual book for sale pictured. 15.2 x 22.9 x 1.7cm, wt500g. Bookseller Inventory # 014623
Book Description HarperCollins, 2005. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [xi], 217pp w index. Two unpaginated sections of bw photographs. Colour photo illustrated wrap is clean and without wear. Binding square and not creased. Foreword by Ron MacLean. "Triple Crown is the first biography of Marcel Dionne, an account packed with anecdotes from some of hockey's greatest stars, enriched by superb photos and the outspoken commentary of Dionne himself. Marcel Dionne has never been common or conventional and his life story, compellingly told by Mahovlich, radiates with passion, frankness and insight.". Bookseller Inventory # 32491