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56 : Joe DiMaggio and the last magic number in sports

Author: Kostya Kennedy
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Sports Illustrated Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts Joe DiMaggio's streak during the summer of 1941 and how it found its way into countless lives.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Joe DiMaggio; Joe DiMaggio; Joe DiMaggio
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kostya Kennedy
ISBN: 9781603201773 1603201777
OCLC Number: 644640650
Description: 367 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: A single swing --
One day in May --
Perfect, imperfect --
The Italian --
Big brother --
America's voice --
A pair of Sox --
The loss --
The view from here : Thinking can be dangerous --
Like a bullet --
Seeing Rapid Robert --
Just that way --
The fight --
To view from here : Everybody needs a little luck --
Something inside --
Mrs. Joe --
Next to Lefty --
Not his alone --
The view from here : The way of all streaks --
The street --
An ornery offering --
Bedlam --
Now, Wee Willie --
Aglow --
The view from here : The challenger, Pete Rose --
American beauty --
Ascended --
They didn't know then --
Cleveland --
And the streak goes on forever --
The view from here : What are the odds?
Other Titles: Fifty-six
Joe DiMaggio and the last magic number in sports
Responsibility: Kostya Kennedy.

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For two months in the tense summer of 1941, America was captivated by New York Yankee Joe DiMaggio's incredible hitting streak. Kennedy tells the remarkable story of how the streak found its way into  Read more...

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"A wonderful book. And what may be the last word on a record that may last forever." "Kostya Kennedy rescues The Streak from the numberish precinct of the record book and brings it back to the Read more...

 
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