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Koufax

Author: Ed Gruver
Publisher: Dallas, TX : Taylor Pub. Co., ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of Sandy Koufax, considered by some to be the best left-handed pitcher of all time, drawing from interviews with friends, former teammates and opponents, and sports journalists to examine Koufax's life growing up as a Jew in Brooklyn, his career achievements, and his retirement.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Sandy Koufax; Sandy Koufax; Sandy Koufax
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Gruver
ISBN: 0878331573 9780878331574
OCLC Number: 42810780
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 264 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Edward Gruver.

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During the late 1950s and early 1960s, Sandy Koufax was one of the most talented pitchers in US baseball, wowing fans as a hard-throwing left-hander. This biography includes interviews with childhood  Read more...

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