Pittsburgh Steelers: The Official Team History
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Pittsburgh Steelers: The Official Team History

by Abby Mandelson
     
 

Reissued to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Steelers' first trip to the Super Bowl and the 10th anniversary of their last in 1995, this book is the thundering account of a team whose heritage is characterized by the same rugged confidence and gritty determination displayed by their many fans through the years. Combining more than 250 photographs with

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Reissued to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Steelers' first trip to the Super Bowl and the 10th anniversary of their last in 1995, this book is the thundering account of a team whose heritage is characterized by the same rugged confidence and gritty determination displayed by their many fans through the years. Combining more than 250 photographs with riveting text, author Abby Mendelson highlights the players, the coaches, games, and legends cherished by fans of the men of steel.

Editorial Reviews

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
...you'll get more information, more enjoyment and more history than a DVD.
— Ed Bouchette
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ed Bouchette
"...you'll get more information, more enjoyment and more history than a DVD."
This revised edition brings Abby Mendelson's popular 1996 official Pittsburgh Steelers team history up to date. With over 250 photographs and a novelist's grasp of prose, the Pittsburgh: A Place in Time author describes the players, coaches, games, and legends of Steel Town, USA.
Book Chick Di
...[F]rom the fascinating owner Art Rooney to incredible coaches Chuck Noll and Bill Cowher to unforgettable players like Joe Greene, Franco Harris and Ben Rothlisberger, this book covers it all with amazing photos, anecdotes and a storied history. It's a must-have not only for Steeler fans, but for all football fans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589792463
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date:
09/25/2005
Edition description:
2nd Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
1,142,710
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.28(h) x 0.99(d)

Meet the Author

Abby Mendelson is an award-winning writer who covered the Steelers in the 1970s. In addition to writing countless magazine and newspaper articles, he has contributed to Pittsburgh: Fulfilling Its Destiny and Pittsburgh Characters. His book Pittsburgh: A Place in Time, about local neighborhoods, is now in a second edition. Aside from publishing two novels set in Pittsburgh, he has written the histories of Pressley Ridge Schools and Holy Family Institute, both Pittsburgh institutions. His wife and three children are all Pittsburgh natives.

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