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For the love of baseball : an A-to-Z primer for baseball fans of all ages

Author: Frederick C Klein; Mark Anderson
Publisher: Chicago : Triumph Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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To celebrate this cherished American institution and to recapture its magic for young and old readers alike, For the Love of Baseball presents a unique and fun way to enjoy the game and its history. The colorful characters that epitomize this history, from Hammerin' Hank Aaron to Denton "Cy" Young, are captured in this book, brilliantly illustrated by renowned artist Mark Anderson and thoughtfully written by Wall  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick C Klein; Mark Anderson
ISBN: 1572436352 9781572436350
OCLC Number: 55518783
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: text by Frederick C. Klein ; illustrations by Mark Anderson.

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To celebrate this cherished American institution and to recapture its magic for young and old readers alike, For the Love of Baseball presents a unique and fun way to enjoy the game and its history. The colorful characters that epitomize this history, from Hammerin' Hank Aaron to Denton "Cy" Young, are captured in this book, brilliantly illustrated by renowned artist Mark Anderson and thoughtfully written by Wall Street Journal columnist Frederick C. Klein. These two baseball historians and humorists accurately and poignantly portray the rich history of the sport, and in so doing, lay the groundwork for many more generations of fans to come.

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