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The echoing green : the untold story of Bobby Thomson, Ralph Branca, and the shot heard round the world

Author: Joshua Prager
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a dramatic rendering of one of the most famous moments in baseball, Bobby Thomson's 1951 ninth-inning home run that clinched the pennant for the New York Giants over their archrivals, the Brooklyn Dodgers.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Prager, Joshua.
Echoing green.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©2006
(OCoLC)647137074
Named Person: Bobby Thomson; Ralph Branca; Ralph Branca; Bobby Thomson
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua Prager
ISBN: 0375421548 9780375421549
OCLC Number: 64487310
Description: xiv, 498 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Our sports shall be seen --
The darkening green --
Such were the joys.
Responsibility: Joshua Prager.
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Presents a dramatic rendering of one of the most famous moments in baseball, Bobby Thomson's 1951 ninth-inning home run that clinched the pennant for the New York Giants over their archrivals, the Brooklyn Dodgers.

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