By Mark C. Bodanza
Bodanza recounts this dramatic yr either off and on the sphere of the pro and school gridirons and analyzes it within the context of the days. He tells the tale of a momentous season shared through the excessive colleges of Fitchburg and Leominster, Massachusetts, a contention relationship again to 1894. within the earlier thirty-nine seasons, the groups had performed one another forty-nine instances. yet, 1933 used to be diversified; the sport had by no means had such significance.
More than ever, Depression-wary americans wanted a reprieve from their cares and issues. soccer supplied a welcome aid. together with interval images, 1933 narrates how the game of football—which has created many of the nation’s so much magical moments in sports—was impacted by means of the good melancholy in a number of methods, a few with lasting consequences."
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1933 by Mark C. Bodanza