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The New York Times book of sports legends

Author: Joseph J Vecchione
Publisher: New York : Times Books, Random House, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Included: Bear Bryant, Roberto Clemente, Ty Cobb, Maureen Connolly, Dizzy Dean, Jack Dempsey, Jimmie Foxx, Frankie Frisch, Lou Gehrig, Lefty Gomez, Red Grange, Rocky Graziano, Hank Greenberg, Lefty Grove, Walter Hagen, George Halas, Gil Hodges, Carl Hubbell, Jack Johnson, Walter Johnson, Bobby Jones, Joe Lapchick, Vince Lombardi, Joe Louis, Connie Mack, Pete Maravich, Rocky Marciano, Roger Maris, Christy Mathewson,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
New York Times book of sports legends.
New York : Times Books, Random House, ©1991
(OCoLC)551352338
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph J Vecchione
ISBN: 0812917987 9780812917987
OCLC Number: 22510954
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Grover Cleveland Alexander --
Bear Bryant --
Roberto Clemente --
Ty Cobb --
Maureen Connolly --
Dizzy Dean --
Jack Dempsey --
Jimmy Foxx --
Frankie Frisch --
Lou Gehrig --
Lefty Gomez --
Red Grange --
Rocky Graziano --
Hank Greenberg --
Lefty Grove --
Walter Hagen --
George Halas --
Gil Hodges --
Carl Hubbell --
Jack Johnson --
Walter Johnson --
Bobby Jones --
Joe Lapchick --
Vince Lombardi --
Joe Louis --
Connie Mack --
Pete Maravich --
Roger Maris --
Christie Mathewson --
John J. McGraw --
Bronko Nagurski --
Jesse Owens --
Satchel Paige --
Branch Rickey --
Jackie Robinson --
Sugar Ray Robinson --
Knute Rockne --
Adolph Rupp --
Babe Ruth --
Secretariat --
Red Smith --
Amos Alonzo Stagg --
Casey Stengal --
Jim Thorpe --
Bill Tilden --
Bill Veeck --
Honus Wagner --
Cy Young --
Babe Didrikson Zaharias.
Other Titles: Book of sports legends.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph J. Vecchione ; introduction by Ira Berkow.

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Included: Bear Bryant, Roberto Clemente, Ty Cobb, Maureen Connolly, Dizzy Dean, Jack Dempsey, Jimmie Foxx, Frankie Frisch, Lou Gehrig, Lefty Gomez, Red Grange, Rocky Graziano, Hank Greenberg, Lefty Grove, Walter Hagen, George Halas, Gil Hodges, Carl Hubbell, Jack Johnson, Walter Johnson, Bobby Jones, Joe Lapchick, Vince Lombardi, Joe Louis, Connie Mack, Pete Maravich, Rocky Marciano, Roger Maris, Christy Mathewson, Johnm McGraw, Bronko Nagurski, Jesse Owens, Satchel Paige, Branch Rickey, Jackie Robinson, Sugar Ray Robinson, Knute Rockne, Adolph Rupp, Babe Ruth, Secretariat, Red Smith, Amos Alonzo Stagg, Casey Stengel, Jim Thorpe, Bill Tilden, Bill Veeck, Honus Wagner, Cy Young, Babe Didrikson Zaharis.

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