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Baseball. Inning 5, shadow ball, 1930-1940

Author: Ken Burns; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Negro Leagues bring baseball to towns the major Leagues ignore. To delight the fans they develop an elaborate warm-up routine in pantomime; throwing and hitting an invisible ball. It's called "shadow ball."
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
OCLC Number: 60385240
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
"Full screen version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition"--Container.
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program.
Produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington.
Credits: Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns; supervising film editor, Paul Barnes; episode editor, Yaffa Lerea.
Performer(s): Narrated by John Chancellor.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby Surround Stereo.
Other Titles: Shadow ball : 1930-1940
Responsibility: a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns.

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The Negro Leagues bring baseball to towns the major Leagues ignore. To delight the fans they develop an elaborate warm-up routine in pantomime; throwing and hitting an invisible ball. It's called "shadow ball."

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