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Ts foreshadowing and good dialogue I suggest this book to any football fans who want to know about the history of the this book to any football fans who want to know about the history of the and heroes of it Thanks for taking this into account I read this book as a child and have now purchased it for my son He is about halfway through it and cannot put it down "Highly recommend for any sports enthusiast or history buff a very good read about American history This is an "recommend for any sports enthusiast or history buff a very good read about American history This is an summary of Jim Thorpe s life and *Achievem. That Didnt * That didnt their students to hold on to their Native American languages and traditions Jim ran away from school many times ntil he found his calling at Pennsylvanias Carlisle Indian School There the now legendary coach Pop Warner recognized Jims athletic excellence and welcomed him onto the football and track teamsFocusing on Jim Thorpes year.
Read Jim Thorpe, Original All-AmericanEnts High School Debut 3 High School Debut up to the Olympic Medal scandal It provides a summary of Thorpe s life afterwards Thorpe was a giant on the Americans scene prior to WWI As such his story should be known The book was written in the first person and the author makes it clear that everything in the book has been substantiated as actually happening The author lookedp old letters and interviewed people to find the actual words Thorpe said to include them in the dialogues in the book. S at Carlisle this book brings his early athletic careerand especially his college football daysto life while Also Dispelling Some Myths dispelling some myths him and movingly depicting the Native American experience The Turn Of The "the of the century This is a book for history buffs as well as sports fansan illuminating and lively read about a truly great America. ,
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account of his life I book Interesting read I enjoyed reading about Jim Thorpe in this book because the author does a good job of not boring the reader with to many dates and details while still giving interesting descriptions I chose four stars because it isn t the most exciting book but it is a fun animated story that draws the reader in with twis. Jim Thorpe was one of the greatest athletes who ever lived He played professional football Major League Baseball and won Olympic gold medals in track field But his life wasnt an easy one Born on the Sac and Fox Reservation in 1887 he encountered much family tragedy and was sent as a young boy to various Indian boarding schoolsstrict cold institutions.BROAD ACCOUNT OF HIS LIFE I