My Life and the Beautiful Game

My Life and the Beautiful Game

The Autobiography of Pele

Book - 2007
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While kicking a ball through the dusty streets of his Brazilian hometown, young Edson Arantes do Nascimento was given the nickname Pel#65533; so casually that no one remembers its meaning. Today, the name is famous worldwide as belonging to history's greatest soccer player. Here, in Pel#65533;'s own words, is his incredible life story: his five goals in the last two games of the 1958 World Cup at the tender age of 17, his glory years with his Brazilian club FC Santos, his role in four World Cup tournaments, his comeback as a member of the storied New York Cosmos, and his lifelong role as goodwill ambassador for the world's favorite sport.
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., 2007.
Edition: First Skyhorse pub. edition.
ISBN: 9781602391963
1602391963
Branch Call Number: 796.334092 PELE
Characteristics: xvi, 382 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Fish, Robert L. 1912-1981.

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