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Growing up on the gridiron : football, friendship, and the tragic life of Owen Thomas / Vicki Mayk.

Mayk, Vicki, (author.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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Carbondale Public Library 92 THOMAS (Text) 50688010773100 Stacks On Holds Shelf -

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  • ISBN: 9780807021927
  • ISBN: 080702192X
  • Physical Description: 188 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, 2020.

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"Explores the experience of one young man and the concerns about CTE he helped to illuminate, and the cultural allure of football in America that keeps boys trying to make the team despite the dangers"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Thomas, Owen, 1988-2010.
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Football > Social aspects > United States.
Football players > Pennsylvania > Biography.
Allentown (Pa.) > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
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