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Before the curse : the glory days of New England baseball, 1858-1918

Author: Troy Soos
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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"In this revised and updated version of his highly regarded book, author Troy Soos covers the history of baseball in New England from 1791 through 1918, the year in which the Red Sox won their final World Series of the 20th century"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Troy Soos
ISBN: 078642625X 9780786426256
OCLC Number: 70174979
Description: vii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The early years: from children's game to gentlemen's pastime --
1870-1879: playing for pay --
1880-1889: every city and town, school and factory --
1890-1899: playing hardball --
1900-1909: a new era --
1910-1918: miracle Braves and world champion Red Sox.
Responsibility: Troy Soos.
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Covers the history of baseball in New England from 1791 through 1918, the year in which the Red Sox won their final World Series of the 20th century. This work demonstrates that the amateur game  Read more...

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