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Epic season : the 1948 American League pennant race

Author: David E Kaiser
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In a year in which no team ever led the league by as many as four games, these three teams, [the Cleveland Indians, the Boston Red Sox, and the New York Yankees], eventually found themselves in a tie with just nine days to go, and the season had to be extended to decide the race."--Cover.
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Kaiser, David E., 1947-
Epic season.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1998
(DLC) 97043951
(OCoLC)37980649
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David E Kaiser
ISBN: 0585083754 9780585083759
OCLC Number: 43475545
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (281 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.
Responsibility: David Kaiser.

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An account of one of the most memorable seasons in the history of major league baseball. Drawing on interviews with surviving participants as well as daily newspaper accounts, this book recreates the  Read more...

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