The 25 Greatest Moments in Lambeau Field History by Cliff Christl and Dale Hofmann ranks some of the most golden memories since City Stadium was built in 1957. From the first winning game against the Chicago Bears, Lambeau Field has become famous for traditions, triumphs and trials througout the years. This book, a result of painstaking research, i..
The original Bucks Camp Log was discovered among the possessions of the late Glenn H. Williams. Here are the last days of the Wisconsin wilderness, when the howl of timber wolves carried through the pines and woodsmoke from the chimney of a secluded hunting cabin curled above that vast expanse of forest. Each entry in the Log is a captivating word ..
Madison Women Remember celebrates Madison's 150th birthday as women born between 1915 and 1957 reminisce about growing up here. Meet their families and friends and, enjoy their pastimes, and ultimately follow them through their experience of an adventure everyone shares-coming of age at a particular place and time, receiving its stamp on one?s cha..
Ice, Fire, Stones is an engaging and poignant work of poetry compelled by a successful, professional woman?s need to unwrap the mysteries surrounding her adoption in Iceland. Adopted at six months and soon thereafter moving to the U.S., author Kristine Stewart powerfully portrays the struggles we all face in defining who we were, who we are and wh..
Limping through Life by Jerry Apps is a memoir of the author's life with polio. The book reveals how the disease affected him physically and emotionally, profoundly influencing his education, military service, and family life. A hard working farm boy in the Wisconsin Fox River valley, young Jerry Apps contracted polio at the age of 12. In Limping t..
The Land Remembers - Is a story about a farm and its people, of a hilltop world in the 1930s in southwestern Wisconsin. Ben Logan grew up on a farm with his three brothers, father, mother and farmhand Lyle -- the fifth Logan boy -- and marked the seasons by the demands of the land. The boys discussed and argued and joked over the events around thei..
Famous Wisconsin Inventors and Entrepreneurs by Marv Balousek features thirty profiles plus listings of nearly fifty other inventors and entrepreneurs. From John Appleby's twin binder to Seymour Cray's super-computer, Wisconsin has provided the setting for inventions that improved farming and industry. Inventors and entrepreneurs from the Dairy Sta..
This Famous Wisconsin Film Stars book features many famous stars. From former Soldiers Grove teacher Agnes Moorehead to Milwaukee's Zucker Brothers, Wisconsin has produced more than its share of film stars and author Kristin Gilpatrick profiles them in Famous Wisconsin Film Stars. This book focuses particularly on the Wisconsin ties of natives wh..
Don't Flinch: Barry Alvarez, The Autobiography is written by the UW football coach along with Mike Lucas. In this book, Barry Alvarez talks about the lessons he learned from his mentors (Nebraska?s Bob Devaney, Iowa?s Hayden Fry and Notre Dame?s Lou Holtz), the hurdles that he had to overcome as a young assistant and high school coach, and the chal..