Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Imprint:||Three Rivers Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $15.00|
| Book Description: |In a town deep in the Florida Everglades, where high school football is the only escape, a haunted quarterback, a returning hero, and a scholar struggle against terrible odds.
The loamy black "muck" that surrounds Belle Glade, Florida once built an empire for Big Sugar and provided much of the nation's vegetables, often on the backs of roving, destitute migrants. Many of these were children who honed their skills along the field rows and started one of the most... More Description