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Walk-on

my reluctant journey to integration at Auburn University : a memoir

by Thom Gossom

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by State Street Press in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Football players,
  • Football,
  • Auburn University,
  • Biography,
  • African American athletes

  • About the Edition

    Gossom did not set out to be a groundbreaker. He did not apply to Auburn University with the goal of being the first black athlete to graduate from the almost all-white college. He just knew he wanted to play football-- and he wanted to play football at Auburn. When he was accepted in 1970 and fought for his place on the team, he became a part of history.

    Edition Notes

    StatementThom Gossom, Jr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV939.G677 G67 2008, GV939.G677 A35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination253 pages, [8] pages of plates :
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26627382M
    ISBN 100681960434
    ISBN 109780681960435
    OCLC/WorldCa244766095

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