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Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, And A Dream
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Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, And A Dream by H.G. Bissinger

Return once again to the timeless account of the Permian Panthers of Odessa--the winningest high-school football team in Texas history. Odessa is not known to be a town big on dreams, but the Panthers help keep the hopes and dreams of this small, dusty town going. Socially and racially divided, its fragile economy follows the treacherous boom-bust path of the oil business. In bad times, the unemployment rate barrels out of control; in good times, its murder rate skyrockets. But every Friday night from September to December, when the Permian High School Panthers play football, this West Texas town becomes a place where dreams can come true. With frankness and compassion, H. G. Bissinger chronicles a season in the life of Odessa and shows how single-minded devotion to the team shapes the community and inspires--and sometimes shatters--the teenagers who wear the Panthers uniforms.

Author: H.G. Bissinger

Language: English

Edition: 10th

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 367

Publisher: Da Capo Press

Publication Date: 2000-07-01

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ISBN: 0306809907


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