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Willie Mays : the life, the legend

Author: James S Hirsch; Adam Grupper; Recorded Books, LLC.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Authorized by the Say Hey Kid himself, this thrilling biography follows the life and career of Hall of Fame baseball player Willie Mays.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Willie Mays; Willie Mays
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James S Hirsch; Adam Grupper; Recorded Books, LLC.
ISBN: 9781440776557 1440776555
OCLC Number: 515456241
Notes: Compact disc.
Title from container.
In container (17 cm.).
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by Adam Grupper.
Description: 23 audio discs (27 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: Alabama roots --
Raised to succeed --
Supernatural gifts --
A mother's love --
The Black barons --
The Giants call --
The minors --
The savior arrives --
Rookie of the year --
War stories --
"I'd play for free" --
The catch --
"Ole Mira!" --
A new archetype --
Jackie, Willie, and all deliberate speed --
"Willie Mays doesn't need help from anyone" --
The end of an era --
Miraloma Drive --
Welcome to San Francisco --
Black barnstormers --
Cheers for Khrushchev --
Headwinds --
There's feel in the air --
Acceptance, at last --
Youth is served --
A man named Mays --
Befriended by a banker --
Captain Mays --
The peacemaker --
A piece of Willie's heart --
Milstones and miseries --
A doctrine of brotherhood --
The wisdom of the years --
Baseball royalty --
New York, New York --
The end of a love affair.
Responsibility: James S. Hirsch.

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Authorized by the Say Hey Kid himself, this thrilling biography follows the life and career of Hall of Fame baseball player Willie Mays.

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