Download PDF by Stephen Brunt: 100 Grey Cups: This Is Our Game

By Stephen Brunt

ISBN-10: 0771017448

ISBN-13: 9780771017445

This kingdom and its individuals are made from a similar hardy stuff that makes our video game and our league. the gray Cup has helped unite our kingdom for a hundred years now. And it has published us, outfitted our delight and our feel of Canadianness in annual tributes to attempt, sweat and toil. yet what does a hundred years of historical past and cultural relevance upload as much as? once we Canadians examine the gray Cup, we see excess of a sparkling soccer trophy; we see a mirrored image of ourselves. After its first years as an novice problem cup, the gray Cup could pass directly to be provided to the simplest soccer group in Canada, with Western challengers touring again east to fall by the hands of the extra demonstrated Toronto groups. that's, until eventually a bunch of pissed off Winnipeggers paid a major sum throughout the melancholy to shop for up big name avid gamers and convey the cup west for the 1st time. Following this, the video games turned in regards to the satisfaction of the rustic, East as opposed to West, the nationwide identification fought over the gridiron, all chronicled dutifully through bestselling writer Stephen Brunt. 

From the beginning of the fashionable CFL in 1958, in the course of the dynastic Edmonton Eskimos and into the nineties, tried united states growth, franchise re-birth in Montreal, 100 gray Cups has all of it: behind-the-scene anecdotes, never-before-seen photos, and extraordinary entry to the CFL information. it's a must-have for all enthusiasts of this nationwide tradition

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