Paterno: By the Book

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Berkley Books, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 301 pages
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User Review  - Todd Stolze - Goodreads

Read this before the scandal broke. Read full review

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User Review  - JJ Arias - Goodreads

The first time I read this book it made a strong impression on me. Parts of the book were just as I remembered them over twenty years ago. If only I had applied more of its lessons over that same time span. Makes me want to re-read The Aeneid. Read full review

Contents

The Call of a Patriot
3
What College Football Means to Me and What Pro Ball Doesnt
15
A Family Tree Grows in Brooklyn
24
Copyright

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