Fourth Down and Inches: Concussions and Football’s Make-or-Break Moment

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Fourth Down and Inches: Concussions and Football’s Make-or-Break Moment

by Carla Killough McClafferty

First Release:

October 2013

ISBN: 9781467710671

“DEATH KNELL OF FOOTBALL,” declared the Atlanta Journal in 1897 after a University of Georgia player died from a concussion. Here is a thought-provoking examination of football head injuries. List of concussion symptoms. “Return to Play” progression guidelines. Source notes. Selected bibliography. Further reading. Index. Black-and-white and full-color illustrations, diagrams, and photographs.

 
  • ISBN: 9781467710671
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Library edition
    Publisher: Carolrhoda
    Page Count: 96
    Trim Size: 9 1/4" x 9 1/4"
    Dewey Classification: 617.4/8104
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 7.9, Points: 4
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 8.6, Points: 8
    Lexile: Level: 1070L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist 2014 Top 10 Books for Youth, Sports
    Genre: Nonfic
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