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Title Black man in the huddle : stories from the integration of Texas football / Robert D. Jacobus ; foreword by Annette Gordon-Reed.
Author Jacobus, Robert, author.
Publication College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2019]
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 255 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Swaim-Paup sports series
Swaim-Paup sports series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A black man in the huddle -- The hand-me-downs -- Go West, young blacks, go West! -- Integration year of the forfeits -- The flood gates open -- The Alamo City breaks down doors -- Colleges' integration pain and victories -- Integration on both sides of the ball -- The Bucs bring in the new decade -- Texas' white schools challenge the HBCUs -- The Eagles fly high -- Leaving Texas -- Be careful what you wish for -- The Coogs and the SWC -- Everyone joins the fold.
Subject Football -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Discrimination in sports -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
African American football players -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Texas -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Related To Online version:
Jacobus, Robert, author. Black man in the huddle First edition. College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2019] 9781623497521 (DLC) 2018046343
ISBN 9781623497514
1623497515

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