Home Game: Hockey And Life In Canada

August 1, 2006|
Home Game: Hockey And Life In Canada by Ken Dryden
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In October 1983 Ken Dryden gave us what was called the best non-fiction book ever written about hockey: The Game. In that same month Roy MacGregor published what was hailed as the best novel ever written about hockey: The Last Season. These two writers teamed up to write another extraordinary book.

Inspired by Ken Dryden’s major CBC-TV series on hockey, Home Game delves into hockey in all its incarnations, from life in a small hockey community and the dreams of amateurs determined to reach the NHL to the reminiscences of players involved in the 1972 Canada-Soviet series. By exploring hockey’s significance to our nation, Dryden and MacGregor help to define what it means to be Canadian.

On publication, Home Game shot to the top of the bestseller lists, establishing itself as a must-read for every hockey fan. The lavish book, with nearly 100 full-colour photographs, continues to win over Canadians.
KEN DRYDEN was a goalie for the Montreal Canadiens in the 1970s, during which time the team won six Stanley Cups, and he played for Team Canada in the 1972 Summit Series. He has been inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He is a former federal member of parliament and cabinet minister, and is the author of many books, including The Ga...
Title:Home Game: Hockey And Life In Canada
Product dimensions:288 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.7 in
Shipping dimensions:288 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.7 in
Published:August 1, 2006
Publisher:McClelland & Stewart
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780771029103

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