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by Richard Brignall




Lionel Conacher excelled at football, hockey, baseball, boxing, wrestling and lacrosse. He taught himself how to play and he worked hard, and it paid off. He supported his struggling family, never giving up or letting people down. He was given the nickname Big Train because he was unstoppable on the football field when he ran through the opposition. In 1921 Conacher joined the Toronto Argonauts, and in 1926 he played professional baseball for the Toronto Maple Leafs. After retiring from sports, Conacher was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 1949. Richard Brignall tells this fascinating story of the man who could do it all.
Download Big Train: The legendary ironman of sport, Lionel Conacher (Lorimer Recordbooks) epub
ISBN: 1552774511
ISBN13: 978-1552774519
Category: Teen
Subcategory: Sports & Outdoors
Author: Richard Brignall
Language: English
Publisher: James Lorimer (April 1, 2010)
ePUB size: 1650 kb
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Rating: 4.1
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