Pride of the Lions: The Biography of Joe Paterno [NOOK Book]

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Joe Paterno has scaled the heights of his profession, winning more than 400 games, a pair of national championships and nationwide respect for the program he built and sustained. In his mid-eighties now, he has vowed to continue with coaching, excited by the prospect of another promising team, and another autumn in Happy Valley. In this exciting new biography of a coaching icon, Frank Fitzpatrick, author of The Lion in Autumn, chronicles the life and career of the winningest ...
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Pride of the Lions: The Biography of Joe Paterno

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Overview


Joe Paterno has scaled the heights of his profession, winning more than 400 games, a pair of national championships and nationwide respect for the program he built and sustained. In his mid-eighties now, he has vowed to continue with coaching, excited by the prospect of another promising team, and another autumn in Happy Valley. In this exciting new biography of a coaching icon, Frank Fitzpatrick, author of The Lion in Autumn, chronicles the life and career of the winningest coach in Division 1 football history.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781617495632
  • Publisher: Triumph Books
  • Publication date: 8/1/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 441,270
  • File size: 2 MB

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Frank Fitzpatrick is the author of three other books, including The Lion in Autumn: A Season with Joe Paterno, Penn State Football and And the Walls Came Tumbling Down: Kentucky, Texas Western, and the Game that Changed American Sports. A longtime sportswriter at the Philadelphia Inquirer, he was a finalist for a 2001 Pulitzer Prize and has won numerous local and national awards. A graduate of Temple University, he and his wife live in Malvern, Pennsylvania, and are the parents of four children and grandparents of two.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 27, 2012

    Welcome to the Lion Pride

    I am your leader, Clove. Please be loyal to your pride. I am 'alpha' and i need an 'alpha' mate. Please post your descriptions in next result

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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