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Friday Night Lights A Town, a Team and a Dream

ISBN-10: 0306812827

ISBN-13: 9780306812828

Edition: 2003 (Gift)

Authors: H. G. Bissinger

List price: $26.00
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The bestselling story of life in the football-driven town of Odessa, Texas, explores how the town's passion for the team inspires--and sometimes shatters--the young men who wear the Panther uniform. Soon to be a major motion picture from Universal Pictures, starring Billy Bob Thornton, Tim McGraw, Derek Luke, and Jay Hernandez.
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Book details

List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/9/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 416
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Award-winning writer Buzz Bissinger graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1976. He has worked for many newspapers, including The Philadelphia Inquirer, and he shared a Pulitzer Prize for reporting in 1987 for a series on the Philadelphia Court System. He has written for magazines including Sports Illustrated, The New York Times Magazine, and Vanity Fair, for which he has been a contributing editor since 1996. Bissinger also co-produced and wrote for the ABC television drama NYPD Blue and published the nonfiction books Friday Night Lights, A Prayer for the City and Three Nights in August.

Preface
Prologue
Pre-Season
Odessa
The Watermelon Feed
Boobie
The Season
Dreaming of Heroes
Black and White
The Ambivalence of Ivory
School Days
East Versus West
Friday Night Politics
Boobie Who?
Push for the Playoffs
Sisters
Civil War
Heads or Tails
Post-Season
Friday Night Addiction
The Algebraic Equation
Field of Dreams
Epilogue
Afterword
Acknowledgments
List of Illustrations