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Satchel Paige's America

Author: William Price Fox
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A dialogue between the author and the legendary pitcher forms the basis of a colorful portrait of Satchel Paige, his youth, his storied baseball career with the Negro Leagues and with the Cleveland Indians, his thoughts about life in a segregated America, and his friendships with other sports greats, celebrities, and others.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Miscellanea
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fox, William Price.
Satchel Paige's America.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607230172
Online version:
Fox, William Price.
Satchel Paige's America.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607780365
Named Person: Satchel Paige; Satchel Paige
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Price Fox
ISBN: 0817351892 9780817351892
OCLC Number: 56347699
Description: 142 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: William Price Fox.
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This book began when the author met "the Satch" for the first time at the Twilight Zone Lounge of the Rhythm Lanes Bowling Alley in Kansas City. What started as a simple interview grew into an  Read more...

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"This is the stuff of dreams - overhearing a lively conversation between two voluble Southern originals.... It plays like a rare homemade movie.... I've read much about ol' Satch over the years, even Read more...

 
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