By Mark C. Bodanza
Bodanza recounts this dramatic 12 months either off and on the sector of the pro and faculty gridirons and analyzes it within the context of the days. He tells the tale of a momentous season shared through the excessive colleges of Fitchburg and Leominster, Massachusetts, a contention courting again to 1894. within the earlier thirty-nine seasons, the groups had performed one another forty-nine occasions. yet, 1933 was once diverse; the sport had by no means had such significance.
More than ever, Depression-wary american citizens wanted a reprieve from their cares and issues. soccer supplied a welcome aid. together with interval images, 1933 narrates how the game of football—which has created the various nation’s such a lot magical moments in sports—was impacted by means of the nice melancholy in numerous methods, a few with lasting consequences."
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1933 by Mark C. Bodanza