WorldCat Identities

Whittingham, Richard 1939-2005

Overview
Works: 73 works in 160 publications in 1 language and 8,665 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Biography  Anecdotes  Humor  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV950, 796.0222
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Richard Whittingham
 
Most widely held works by Richard Whittingham
LIFE in sports : a pictorial history of sports from the incomparable archives of America's greatest picture magazine( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a pictorial review of the last half century of sports--great moments and outstanding figures
Rites of autumn : the story of college football by Richard Whittingham( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the history of college football from its first games in 1901 through the major tournaments of the twenty-first century
Sunday's heroes : NFL legends talk about the times of their lives by Richard Whittingham( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than eighty seasons of National Football League history are chronicled in a collection of first-person anecdotes, vignettes, stories, and recollections by some of football's greatest legends
The Chicago Bears : from George Halas to Super Bowl XX : an illustrated history by Richard Whittingham( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An NFL institution, the Chicago Bears have been synonymous with bruising defensive play and great offensive stars over the years, from their beginnings as the Decatur Staleys through the founding of the NFL to the glory years in the thirties and forties up to the championships in 1963 and the outstanding Super Bowl season of 1985. Illustrated with rare photographs, posters, programs and other memorabilia, 'The Chicago Bears' chronicles this glorious history of great Bear teams and players such as Bronko Nagurski, Red Grange (the first NFL star), Sid Luckman, Paddy Driscoll, George McAfee, Bill George, Doug Atkins, Dick Butkus, Gale Sayers and the incredible Walter Payton, who has been joined by new talents Mike Singletary, Jim McMahon, Richard Dent and the other young heroes of Chicago's 18-1 world championship season. The definitive history, updated and revised, includes: 1985 season highlights, Super Bowl, playoff photo essay, season-by-season scores and statistics, Bears' individual records, Bears Hall of Fame players, over 300 dramatic photographs."--
What a game they played : stories of the early days of pro football by those who were there by Richard Whittingham( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martial justice; the last mass execution in the United States by Richard Whittingham( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The truth hurts by Jimmy Piersall( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saturday afternoon : college football and the men who made the day by Richard Whittingham( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State Street by Richard Whittingham( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meat market : the inside story of the NFL draft by Richard Whittingham( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rand McNally almanac of adventure : a panorama of danger and daring by Richard Whittingham( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Los Angeles Dodgers : an illustrated history by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Bears they were : Chicago Bears greats talk about their teams, their coaches, and the times of their lives by Richard Whittingham( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of firsthand accounts from some of the most famous coaches, players, and personalities in the history of the Chicago Bears' football team
The Dallas Cowboys : an illustrated history by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HAS PICTUERS AND OLD PLAYERS. HISTORY OVER THE COWBOYS
Their kind of town : a novel by Richard Whittingham( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chicago, policeman Joe Morrison and reporter Holly Stryker find themselves jointly investigating a gang war murder. While Morrison goes after the gangs, Holly goes after Morrison. By the author of State Street
The Fireside book of pro football by Richard Whittingham( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of professional football writing, spanning the history of pro football from the 1920s through the 1980s
The Bears : a 75-year celebration by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We are the Bears! : the oral history of the Chicago Bears by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring exclusive interviews with the greatest players in team history, Richard Whittingham's We Are the Bears is the definitive story of this classic NFL franchise, told by the men who built it. This oral history of the team, which features numerous legends--including Mike Singletary, Mike Ditka, Gayle Sayers, Dan Hampton, and many others--will delight fans of all ages"--
For the glory of their game : stories of life in the NFL by the men who lived it by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stitching together first-person accounts from players who span the spectrum of playing days, For the Glory of Their Game takes fans not only inside the sport, not only inside specific games, but inside the mind of the men making the action happen. For decades, Richard Whittingham covered professional football as a reporter and researcher and this book stands as the product of all that work, with anecdotes and accounts gathered from such football icons as: Jim Brown, Roger Staubach, Jim McMahon, Bo Jackson, Frank Gifford, Joe Namath, Tony Dorsett, Mike Ditka, and Terry Bradshaw. No other book this fall captures the scope and detail across the decades, from team to team, that For the Glory of Their Game offers casual and diehard fans
We are the Giants : the oral history of the New York Giants by Richard Whittingham( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An oral history of one of the NFL's most storied franchises, We Are the Giants is the complete story of the New York Giants as told by the men who built it. Based on exclusive interviews with the greatest players in team history, from Pat Summerall and Phil Simms to Y.A. Tittle, Sam Huff, and many others, this book is a must have for any Giants fan"--
 
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Rites of autumn : the story of college football
Alternative Names

controlled identityDavid, Andrew, 1939-2005

controlled identityPaige, David, 1939-2005

Andrew, David 1939-

Whittingham, Dick 1939-2005

Whittingham, Richard 1939-

Languages
English (62)

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Sunday's heroes : NFL legends talk about the times of their livesMartial justice; the last mass execution in the United StatesThe meat market : the inside story of the NFL draftWhat Bears they were : Chicago Bears greats talk about their teams, their coaches, and the times of their livesTheir kind of town : a novelFor the glory of their game : stories of life in the NFL by the men who lived it