Friday, June 10, 2016

Book of the Day: Remembering Gordie Howe (1928-2016)

Gordie Howe, who died today at 88, is, without doubt, one of the greatest hockey players in history. It is hard to imagine anyone ever surpassing his longevity.

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Henry Bemis Books celebrates his life with this autographed memoir, co-authored with “Mrs. Hockey,” Colleen- his wif3 of 53 years.

Howe, Gordie & Colleen, ...and Howe! An Authorized Biography (Power Play Publications, 1995, 3rd printing), ISBN 0-9647149-0-6. The famed hockey star and his wife look back. Signed by both. Hardcover, unclipped dust jacket, very good condition. HBB price: $50 obo.

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