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The Refrigerator & the monsters of the Midway

Brian Hewitt

The Refrigerator & the monsters of the Midway

William Perry & the Chicago Bears

by Brian Hewitt

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Perry, William, 1962-,
    • Chicago Bears (Football team),
    • Football players -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titles"Refrigerator" and the monsters of the Midway.
      Statementby Brian Hewitt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV939.P47 H48 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2339954M
      ISBN 100451821440
      LC Control Number86232218
      OCLC/WorldCa12991699

        Craig Symonds has delivered yet another outstanding work, a work that will set the standard for studies of the Battle of Midway for years to come. . The result is Monsters: The Chicago Bears and the Wild Heart of Football, a portrait not merely of a team but of a city and a game: its history, its future, its fallen men, its immortal heroes. But mostly it's about being a fan—about loving too much. This is a book about America at its most nonsensical, delirious, and joyful.4/5(3).

      This book is the best book I have ever read on the battle of Midway. The book starts with the Pearl Harbor story and goes all the way through to the battle of Midway with a series of appendices including a fascinating one detailing all the major participants and what happened to them after the battle. The author writes clearly and concisely/5(). History comes alive--with ghosts! In the basement of his family's junkshop, Anderson and his friends Greg and Julie discover a trunk full of old military stuff, including a battered navy peacoat from World War II. When Anderson puts it on, he finds a mysterious letter in the pocket. Curious, he takes the coat and letter home. But that's not all he brings home Later that evening, the ghost Brand: Scholastic.

        War of the Monsters will appeal to anyone with an appreciation for the source material, but aside from its graphics, the game doesn't quite live up to its potential. University Avenue St. Paul, Minnesota () Midway Book Store.


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