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Baseball's greatest season, 1924

Author: Reed Browning
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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No season in baseball history has matched that of 1924 for escalating excitement. In alternating chapters of narrative and analysis, Reed Browning explains how the season marked the last time a team  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Browning, Reed.
Baseball's greatest season, 1924.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2002152986
(OCoLC)50912743
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Reed Browning
ISBN: 9781613760765 1613760760
OCLC Number: 606976423
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 205 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Waiting for the cry, "play ball!" --
From opening day to Memorial Day --
The business of baseball --
From Memorial Day to Independence Day --
The players --
From Independence Day to Labor Day --
The game of baseball in the 1920s --
From Labor Day to the end of the season --
The season in review --
The World Series.
Responsibility: Reed Browning.

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