I liked learning about how the league was shaped but the read was more like a documentary than a trip through time....
Hardcover: 392 pages
Publisher: Dundurn; First Edition edition (October 1, 2002)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 1735127
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Hockey lovers will be fascinated by the truth about how the National Hockey League was founded and how, through less than savory means, it captured permanent possession of the Stanley Cup.Deceptions and Doublecross begins with the 1917 conspiracy among a Montreal contingent of the National Hockey Association to oust Toronto owner Edward James Livingstone from the league. The result was the transformation of the NHA into the NHL, with Frank Calder...