The blind side : evolution of a game

Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)

New York ; London : W.W. Norton, 2007.

339 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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Follows one young man from his impoverished childhood with a crack-addicted mother, through his discovery of the sport of football, to his rise to become one of the most successful, highly-paid players in the NFL.

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LC Call No:

GV939.O44 L49 2007

Dewey Class No:

796.332092 B 22

Author:

Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)

Title:

The blind side : evolution of a game / Michael Lewis.

Publisher:

New York ; London : W.W. Norton, 2007.

Physical:

339 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

Summary:

Follows one young man from his impoverished childhood with a crack-addicted mother, through his discovery of the sport of football, to his rise to become one of the most successful, highly-paid players in the NFL.

Subject:

Oher, Michael.

Subject:

University of Mississippi.

Subject:

Football players--United States--Biography.

Subject:

College sports--United States.

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