Breaking the line : the season in Black college football that transformed the sport and changed the course of civil rights
Title
Breaking the line : the season in Black college football that transformed the sport and changed the course of civil rights

Author
Freedman, Samuel G.

ISBN
9781439189771

Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.

Physical Description
xii, 318 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm

Subject Term
Football -- United States -- History.
 
College sports -- United States -- History.
 
African American football players -- Biography.
 
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History.

Summary
Looks at the 1967 football season leading up to that year's black college championship between Grambling College and Florida A&M, and how it fit into the civil rights struggles of the time.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Book796.332 FRE11Nonfiction Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book796.332 FRE11Nonfiction Collection