How Baseball Explains America

Author: Hal Bodley
Publisher: Triumph Books
ISBN: 1623688078
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An unabashedly celebratory explanation of America's love affair with baseball and the men who make it possible, this work sheds light on topics such as the role Jackie Robinson's signing with the Dodgers played in the civil rights movement, ...

Transpacific Field Of Dreams

Author: Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807882666
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In telling this often surprising history, Transpacific Field of Dreams shines a light on globalization's unlikely, and at times accidental, participants.

The Cooperstown Symposium On Baseball And American Culture 2013 2014

Author: William M. Simons
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786498897
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It is worth mentioning that there has been a vigorous tradition of baseball poetry
in the form of popular song lyrics that dates back to the late nineteenth century.
That tradition has followed a separate line of development from the published-
words-on-paper traditions of poetry that are discussed in this essay. For a
discussion of the evolution of popular baseball songs, see Hal Brodkey's How
Baseball Explains America (Chicago: Triumph =, 2014), 176– 184. For a
discussion of the ...

The New Baseball Bible

Author: Dan Schlossberg
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1613218362
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Appel, Marty: Pinstripe Empire (Bloomsbury USA, 2014) Bjarkman, Peter C.:
Cuba's Baseball Defectors ~ The Inside Story (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016)
Bodley, Hal: How Baseball Explains America (Triumph Books, 2014) Boyle, Timm
: The Most Valuable Players in Baseball (McFarland, 2003) Castle, George:
Throwbacks ~ Old School Baseball Players in Today's Game (Brassey's Inc.,
2003) Chuck, Bill and Kaplan, Jim: Walkoffs, Last Licks, and Final Outs (ACTA
Sports, 2008) Cohen, ...

How Football Explains America

Author: Sal Paolantonio
Publisher: Triumph Books
ISBN: 1633192911
Size: 30.16 MB
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Updated throughout and with a new introduction, this edition brings "How Football Explains America" to paperback for the first time.

Baseball And The American Dream

Author: Robert Elias
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 9780765607638
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Featuring articles by former players such as Orlando Cepeda and Dusty Baker (currently the manager for the San Francisco Giants), legendary journalists such as Leonard Koppett, Andrei Codrescu, and Roger Kahn, and contemporary scholars such ...

When The Braves Ruled The Diamond

Author: Dan Schlossberg
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1613218370
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How Baseball Explains America. Chicago: Triumph Books, 2014. Boyle, Timm.
The Most Valuable Player in Baseball. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2003. Caruso,
Gary. The Braves Encyclopedia. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995.
Castle, George. Throwbacks—Old School Baseball Players in Today's Game.
Dulles, VA: Brassey's Inc., 2003. Chuck, Bill and Jim Kaplan. Walkoffs, Last Licks,
and Final Outs. Chicago: ACTA Sports, 2008. Cohen, Richard M., David S. Neft,
and ...

Sommer 1927

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641120195
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Bill Bryson erzählt davon so spannend, als sei es eine unglaubliche Abenteuergeschichte, voller erstaunlicher geschichtlicher Momente aus der Zeit, als Amerika erwachsen wurde .


Author: Lynn Curlee
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416953604
Size: 71.98 MB
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Explores the histories and cultural significances of America's most famous "green cathedrals" as well as looks at the changing social climate that accompanied baseball's rise from a minor sport to the national pastime. Reprint.

Baseball By The Rules

Author: Glen Waggoner
Publisher: Taylor Pub
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Interprets baseball's rules, explains the history behind each decision, and describes how the game has shaped the rules