Author Blog: Clemson, South Carolina add chapters to their storied rivalry – and, State of Disunion, the book about it

Author Blog: Clemson, South Carolina add chapters to their storied rivalry – and, State of Disunion, the book about it

Travis Haney and Larry Williams, authors of Classic Clashes of the Carolina-Clemson Football Rivalry: A State of Disunion, offer up this roundtable discussion about Clemson-Carolina football. As you might be able to tell, there was lots to share! Our chronicle of the greatest moments in the Clemson-South Carolina football rivalry, State of Disunion, debuted in November […]

Author Blog: Yale Football After the Ivy Championship

Author Blog: Yale Football After the Ivy Championship

Much has happened for the Yale football program since Yale Football came out in 2006. Get ready for Bulldogs football with this update from author Sam Rubin! Yale football fans remember the year 2006 fondly — the Bulldogs won the Ivy League championship that year, their 14th (and most recent) Ivy title. The season culminated with a […]

Author Blog: 50 Years Ago, Princeton Fell Just Short of Glory

Author Blog: 50 Years Ago, Princeton Fell Just Short of Glory

Ivy League football kicks off in just a few weeks. Mark F. Bernstein, author of Princeton Football, takes us back to the unforgettable 1965 season of Tigers football. Many expected 1965 to be an off year for the Princeton football team, but the Tigers had something to prove. They had gone undefeated in 1964 and […]

Author Blog: Carolina Football, from its origins to the SEC

Author Blog: Carolina Football, from its origins to the SEC

We asked Fritz Hamer, co-author of A History of College Football in South Carolina: Glory on the Gridiron, to give us a look at college football here in our home state of South Carolina. With SEC football kicking off on September 3, it’s the perfect time to polish up your Gamecocks football knowledge! In 1992 the University […]

Staff Picks: Showing Our School Spirit

Staff Picks: Showing Our School Spirit

Kids and college students are heading back to school over the next few weeks. We’re feeling a bit nostalgic, so we asked The History Press and Arcadia Publishing staff to tell us what they love about their alma mater. Here are a few of the responses that have us ready to head back to class! […]

Author Guest Blog: Jersey Beer for Jersey Football

Author Guest Blog: Jersey Beer for Jersey Football

One of our favorite things about college football is tailgating! Let’s be honest, food and drink just taste better when cheering on your school to football glory. If you’re of legal drinking age, your tailgating menu most likely includes a local brew or two, so check out this great blog post for inspiration. Chris Morris, […]

Getting Ready for Michigan-Ohio State Football – Author Blog

Getting Ready for Michigan-Ohio State Football – Author Blog

Ken Magee and Jon M. Stevens, authors of The Little Brown Jug: The Michigan-Minnesota Football Rivalry, have a new football book coming out September 7, 2015. Jon Stevens gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the much anticipated The Game: The Michigan-Ohio State Football Rivalry. Where did the idea for the book come from? Well this […]

For Your Road Trip – Staff Picks

For Your Road Trip – Staff Picks

We asked Arcadia Publishing and The History Press staff to share their favorite beach reads and here are a few they thought would make great reads for wherever your summer takes you. Tennessee’s Dixie Highway: The Cline Postcards The Dixie Highway, constructed in the early decades of the 20th century, once stretched from the shores […]