Must Have Resource For Washington Redskins Fans

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Published: March 29, 2009

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... Douglas Baker

The Redskins Encyclopedia is definitely a must have for Redskins fans. I am not even a Redskins fan and I found it thoroughly engaging and interesting, which is quite a feat for a text heavy encyclopedic history of a professional football team I don't even root for.

The bulk of the book is dedicated to a chronological history of the Washington Redskins' franchise from its origin in 1932 as the Boston Braves through 2006.

The book provides a review of each and every season in Redskins history, and what a history it has been.  You have the 1940's with Slinging Sammy Baugh and a few World Championships.  You get to relive the topsy-turvy 1970's under coach George Allen when the team lost Super Bowl VII to the undefeated Miami Dolphins.  

You can recapture the glory years under Joe Gibbs and the heyday of the team in the 1980's, winning three Super Bowls.  And then you can lament, if you are a...

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