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By Stephen Brunt

ISBN-10: 0771017448

ISBN-13: 9780771017445

This kingdom and its individuals are made up of a similar hardy stuff that makes our video game and our league. the gray Cup has helped unite our state for a hundred years now. And it has printed us, equipped our satisfaction and our feel of Canadianness in annual tributes to attempt, sweat and toil. yet what does a hundred years of historical past and cultural relevance upload as much as? once we Canadians examine the gray Cup, we see excess of a glowing soccer trophy; we see a mirrored image of ourselves. After its first years as an novice problem cup, the gray Cup could pass directly to be presented to the simplest soccer staff in Canada, with Western challengers touring again east to fall by the hands of the extra proven Toronto groups. that's, until eventually a bunch of pissed off Winnipeggers paid a massive sum in the course of the melancholy to shop for up big name avid gamers and convey the cup west for the 1st time. Following this, the video games turned in regards to the satisfaction of the rustic, East as opposed to West, the nationwide identification fought over the gridiron, all chronicled dutifully via bestselling writer Stephen Brunt. 

From the beginning of the trendy CFL in 1958, during the dynastic Edmonton Eskimos and into the nineties, tried united states enlargement, franchise re-birth in Montreal, 100 gray Cups has all of it: behind-the-scene anecdotes, never-before-seen pictures, and remarkable entry to the CFL files. it's a must-have for all fanatics of this nationwide tradition

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