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The barnstorming Hawaiian Travelers : a multiethnic baseball team tours the mainland, 1912-1916

Author: Joel S Franks
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A serious and illuminating study of race, color and ethnicity in pre-World War I America. ... [t]he Travelers ... used baseball to prove themselves and to break down barriers and prejudices. Franks brings to life an important and neglected history of the period, the team, and its players. Highly recommended"--Rob Elias"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel S Franks
ISBN: 9780786465668 0786465662
OCLC Number: 733232520
Description: viii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Joel S. Franks.

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Chronicles the Hawaiian Travelers, a barnstorming baseball team of multiethnic, multiracial Hawaiians, who played across the continental continent from 1912 through 1916. It also describes the  Read more...

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