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The Resource The game, Ken Dryden ; with a foreword by Bill Simmons, (electronic resource)

The game, Ken Dryden ; with a foreword by Bill Simmons, (electronic resource)

Label
The game
Title
The game
Statement of responsibility
Ken Dryden ; with a foreword by Bill Simmons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Widely acknowledged as the best hockey book ever written and lauded by Sports Illustrated as one of the Top 10 Sports Books of All Time, The Game is a reflective and thought-provoking look at a life in hockey. Ken Dryden, the former Montreal Canadiens goalie and former president of the Toronto Maple Leafs, captures the essence of the sport and what it means to all hockey fans. He gives vivid and affectionate portraits of the charactersGuy Lafleur, Larry Robinson, Guy Lapointe, Serge Savard, and coach Scotty Bowman among themwho made the Canadiens of the 1970s one of the greatest hockey teams in history. But beyond that, Dryden reflects on life on the road, in the spotlight, and on the ice, offering a rare inside look at the game of hockey and an incredible personal memoir. This commemorative edition marks the 30th anniversary of the book's original publication, and it includes a new foreword by Bill Simmons, new photography, and a new chapter, The Game Goes On. Take a journey to the heart and soul of the game with this timeless hockey classic
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dryden, Ken
Dewey number
  • 796.96264092
  • 796.96264092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV848.5.D79
LC item number
A35 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montreal Canadiens (Hockey team)
  • National Hockey League
  • Hockey players
Label
The game, Ken Dryden ; with a foreword by Bill Simmons, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/NzE1ODAyNTA=
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published under title: The game : a thoughtful and provocative look at a life in hockey
Color
multicolored
Control code
frd865843636
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623686987
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781623687007
  • (Sirsi) b1376205
Label
The game, Ken Dryden ; with a foreword by Bill Simmons, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/NzE1ODAyNTA=
Publication
Note
Previously published under title: The game : a thoughtful and provocative look at a life in hockey
Color
multicolored
Control code
frd865843636
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623686987
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781623687007
  • (Sirsi) b1376205

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