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Latino baseball legends : an encyclopedia

Author: Lew Freedman
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told through profiles of the men who have made it a reality, this is the complex story of the triumphs achieved by-and challenges faced by-Latinos who have risen to the heights of Major League  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lew Freedman
ISBN: 9780313378676 0313378673 9780313378683 0313378681
OCLC Number: 548555700
Description: xxiv, 361 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. I Essays on Latino Baseball --
Countries of the Game --
Cuban Baseball Takes a Dark Turn --
Dreams in the Dominican Republic --
Mexico and Big Thinkers in Monterrey --
Venezuelans Love Their Baseballs Heroes --
Beisbol --
The Latin Game --
Flavor of the Game --
Latinos and Blacks Common Fates --
Underage Issues --
pt. II Icons of Latin American Baseball --
Twenty five Icons of Latin American Baseball --
Sandy, Sandy Jr. and Roberto Alomar --
The Alou Family Felipe, Matty, Jesus and Moises --
Luis Aparicio --
Rod Carew --
Orlando Cepeda --
Roberto Clemente --
Martin Dihigo --
Ozzie Guillen --
Adolfo Luque --
Juan Marichal --
Dennis Martinez --
Edgar Martinez --
Pedro and Ramon Martinez --
Minnie Minoso --
Tony Perez --
Vic Power --
Albert Pujols --
Manny Ramirez --
Mariano River --
Alex Rodriguez --
Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez --
Sammy Sosa --
Luis Tiant --
Fernando Valenzuela --
Omar Vizquel. pt. III Seventy-five More Significant Lating American Baseball Figures --
Bobby Abreu --
Ruben Abreu Sr. and Ruben Amaro Jr. --
Sandy Amoros --
Joaquin Andujar --
Luis Arroya --
Bobby Avila --
Carlos Baerga --
Jorge (George) bell --
Corlos Beltran --
Hiram Bonilla --
Bobby Bonilla --
Pedro Borbon Sr. and Pedro Borbon Jr. --
Miguel Cabrera --
Bert Campaneris --
Buck Canel --
Jose Canseco and Ozzie Canseco --
Rene Cardenas --
Rico Carty --
Vinny Castilla --
Cesar Cedeno --
Alex Pompez --
Aramis Ramirez --
Pedro Ramos --
Edgar Renteria --
Jose Rijo --
Francisco Rodriguez --
Cookie Rojas --
Manny Sanguillen --
Johan Santana --
Benito Santiago Jr. --
Tony Taylor --
Miguel Tejada --
Cristobal Torriente --
Cesar Tovar --
Manny Trillo --
Zoilo Versalles --
Ozzie Virgil Sr. and Ozzie Virgil Jr. --
Bernie Williams.
Responsibility: Lew H. Freedman.

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"This encyclopedia is a celebration of Latino baseball players in the major leagues. ... This work is an excellent resource for baseball fans and also for Hispanic collections. It is recommended for Read more...

 
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