Philadelphia Eagles: The Complete Illustrated History

Philadelphia Eagles: The Complete Illustrated History

by Les Bowen
     
 

Since the team’s origins in 1933, the Philadelphia Eagles have provided football fans with years of star players, dramatic games, and memorable moments. Philadelphia Eagles: The Complete Illustrated History offers a look back at every Eagles season—the good and the bad—with recaps of on-field performances and off-field anecdotes.

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Overview

Since the team’s origins in 1933, the Philadelphia Eagles have provided football fans with years of star players, dramatic games, and memorable moments. Philadelphia Eagles: The Complete Illustrated History offers a look back at every Eagles season—the good and the bad—with recaps of on-field performances and off-field anecdotes. Longtime Philadelphia sportswriter Les Bowen includes the stories behind the action and offers profiles of the greatest players, coaches, and front-office figures who have defined more than 75 years of Eagles history. Among those featured are Bert Bell, Greasy Neale, Steve Van Buren, Chuck Bednarik, Harold Carmichael, Wilbert Montgomery, Ron Jaworski, Dick Vermeil, Buddy Ryan, Randall Cunningham, Reggie White, and Donovan McNabb, among others. Stories on the greatest games and turning-point moments in Eagles history round out this comprehensive look at an iconic NFL franchise.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760340356
Publisher:
MVP Books
Publication date:
08/19/2011
Edition description:
First
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Les Bowen has covered the Eagles for the Philadelphia Daily News since 2002. Before that, he spent nearly 13 years covering the Flyers. He also writes the Eagletarian blog on philly.com. Les lives with his wife, Barbara, and their two sons in Haddon Township, New Jersey. www.philly.com/philly/blogs/dneagles

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