In the Name of the Father

Family, Football, and the Manning Dynasty
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (14.52 hours)
Product Number: Z100133573
Released: Oct 09, 2018
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ISBN: #9781684413195
Narrator/s: Barry Abrams
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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No family in the history of American sports has ascended to the storybook level of greatness and royal succession quite like the Mannings. Although the facade has occasionally cracked-murmurs of locker-room scandal, flashes of fraternal jealousy-this talented trio of quarterbacks is enshrined in American culture, epitomizing once-proud but dying nostrums of Southern Christian manhood. With remarkable nuance, "outstanding biographer" (Dallas Morning News) Mark Ribowsky traces their roots from red-clay Mississippi. From patriarch Archie's heyday at Ole Miss, with its complicated history, to the rise of his Super Bowl champion sons Peyton and Eli, a complex new cultural reality emerges. Drawing on dozens of new interviews, Ribowsky shows that the path to football immortality has not always been smooth, nor completely glorious. The result is a distinctly American saga of a flawed lineage that forever changed the game.

Author(s): Mark Ribowsky
Original Publish Date: Oct 09, 2018


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In the Name of the Father
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Author(s): Mark Ribowsky
Narrator(s): Barry Abrams
Product Number DD38286
Released: Aug 07, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HighBridge Company
ISBN: #9781684413188

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