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Ed Maraniss renders Lombardi as flawed and driven yet ultimately misunderstood a heroic figure who wascomplex and authentic than the stereotypical images of him propounded by admirers and criticsUsing the same meticulous reporting and sweeping narrative style that he employed in First in His Class his classic biography of Bill Clinton Maraniss separates myth from reality and wondrously recaptures Vince Lombardi's life and timesWhen Pride Still Mattered is the uintessential story of the American family how Vince Lombardi the son of an immigrant Italian butcher rose to the top and how his character and will to prevail transformed him his wife his children his players his sport and ultimately the entire country It is also a vibrant football story abundant with accounts of Lombardi's thrilling life in that world from his playing days with the Seven Blocks of Granite at Fordham in the s to the glory of coaching the Green Bay Packers of Starr Hornung Taylor McGee Davis and Wood in the s It is also a study of national myths tracing what Pulitzer Prize winning biographer David Maraniss calls the fallacy of the innocent past and an absorbing account of the mythmakers from Grantland Rice to Howard Cosell who shaped Lombardi's imageVincent Thomas Lombardi was born in Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn on June His early life was shaped by the trinity of family religion and sports; they seemed intertwined as inseparable to him as Father Son and Holy Ghost He was deeply influenced by the Jesuits who taught him the philosophy he later used with his players subordinating individual desires to a larger cause The geography of his rise was the opposite of the small town boy who makes it in the big city This son of New York did not achieve fame until he took a job in remote Green Bay Wisconsin Before that he had toiled anonymously for twenty years first as a high school coach in New Jersey then as an assistant at Fordham at West Point under the influential Colonel Red Blaik and finally with the New York Giants He was already forty six when he was finally hired to coach the hapless Packers in leading them in the most storied period in NFL history winning five world championships in nine seasonsBy the time he died of cancer in after one season in Washington during which he transformed the Redskins into winners Lombardi had become a mythic character who transcended sport and his legend has only grown in the decades since Many now turn to Lombardi in search of characteristics that they fear have been irretrievably lost the old fashioned virtues of discipline obedience loyalty character and teamwork To others he symbolizes something less romantic modern society's obsession with winning and superficial success In When Pride Still Mattered Maraniss renders Lombardi as flawed and driven yet ultimately misunderstood a heroic figure who wascomplex and authentic than the stereotypical images of him propounded by admirers and criticsUsing the same meticu.

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  2. Koogan Koogan says:

    PDF/EPUB By David Maraniss: When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of ↠ sov skaars.co ↠ david epub, maraniss ebok, when epub, pride pdf, still epub, mattered mobile, life kindle, vince book, lombardi download, second pdf, By David pdf, Maraniss When mobile, Maraniss When Pride Still book, David Maraniss When epub, David Maraniss When Pride Still epub, By David Maraniss When Pride Still Mattered A Life of Vince Lombardi Second eBookLombardi certainly had his faults and he doesn’t seem to have been very pleasant to be around on the field or even at home But he was driven to be the best without cheating and he was the best His players gave him their best effort Many hated his guts at times but it seems they all ended up loving him for helping to make them champions I grew up in the South during the 60s but the Packers were my team and also the favorite of all my friends This book brought back a lot of great memories And even though he could be a tyrant at times he was and remains


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    PDF/EPUB By David Maraniss: When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of ↠ sov skaars.co ↠ david epub, maraniss ebok, when epub, pride pdf, still epub, mattered mobile, life kindle, vince book, lombardi download, second pdf, By David pdf, Maraniss When mobile, Maraniss When Pride Still book, David Maraniss When epub, David Maraniss When Pride Still epub, By David Maraniss When Pride Still Mattered A Life of Vince Lombardi Second eBookOne of the five or so books with the most character in my library I loved the background of Coach Lombardi's life I did not know his involvement in the US Military Academy football coaching staff or the history of college football pro football and televised football centering around New York The history of Green Bay was also interesting and why he took the job there The book itself is beautifully printed and a joy to read


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  5. Dee Kaiser Dee Kaiser says:

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  6. Carolina Highlander Carolina Highlander says:

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