The Forgettables: The Bittersweet Portraits of a Minor League Football Team in the Heartland of America

Acton, Jay

Published by Thomas Crowell, 1973
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Very light touch of soil on bottom paper edges, very faint thin color fade line on top front edge of book. DJ has 2" ragged tear on bottom rear edge (repaired). Portrait of Pennsylvania's Pottstown Firebirds. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: This is the unforgettable, bittersweet portrait of a minor league football team in the heartland of America—Pottstown, Pa. The legendary Pottstown Firebirds, led by the zany quarterback Jim "King" Corcoran, coached by the crafty Dave DiFilippo, and owned by underwear tycoon Ed Gruber, would put together a championship season like no other. (For a television treatment of the Firebirds see "Lost Treasures of the NFL, Vol. 7)

About the Author: Jay Acton is the author of five books. He is also a former editor, reporter and magazine writer. He has been a literary agent and owner of a radio station. He co-owned and ran minor league teams for the Chicago White Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates and Seattle Mariners. He works as a public interest lawyer in New York City.

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Title: The Forgettables: The Bittersweet Portraits ...
Publisher: Thomas Crowell
Publication Date: 1973
Binding: Cloth
Illustrator: Photo Illus in b&w
Book Condition: Almost Fine
Edition: First Edition

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