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Black baseball out of season : pay for play outside of the Negro leagues

Author: William McNeil
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book tells the story of the thousands of Black professional baseball players whose talents were played out in the undiscovered world of the Negro leagues during the twentieth century. Chapter One introduces the swamplands of Florida where two teams of Negro athletes began to gain national attention for their performances in Palm Beach"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McNeil, William.
Black baseball out of season.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)608022933
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William McNeil
ISBN: 9780786429011 0786429011
OCLC Number: 86069188
Description: ix, 234 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
All roads lead to Florida --
Cuban paradise --
25th Infantry Regiment baseball team --
California, here I come --
Barnstorming --
Puerto Rican winters --
Dominican Republic adventures --
Far away in Venezuela --
Other venues --
Looking back --
Appendix: Negro league player statistics.
Responsibility: William F. McNeil.
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Tells the story of thousands of anonymous black professional baseball players whose talents were played out in undiscovered world of Negro leagues during first half of twentieth century. This book  Read more...

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