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Robinson, Frank 1935-

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Works: 30 works in 35 publications in 1 language and 3,138 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Roles: Interviewee
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The Boys in the field ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history and current status of blacks in professional baseball through interviews with black and white players, managers and owners. Topics include the Negro Leagues, the accomplishments of Jackie Robinson, Hank Aaron and Frank Robinson, the scouting system, advancement opportunities for blacks from the minors into the majors and the lack of blacks in front office and management positions after retirement. Some of the players interviewed include Buck Leonard, Tommy Lasorda, Hank Aaron, Frank Robinson, Elston Howard, Jim Rice, Reggie Smith, Reggie Jackson, Ferguson Jenkins, and Bowie Kuhn, in his capacity as commissioner of baseball
Black news (New York, N.Y.) ( visu )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The weekly broadcast of Black News for January 17, 1981. The prominent stories are: Hazel Dukes, head of the new York State NAACP comments on Reagan and his staff's admission that there is no poverty in America; the demonstration and celebration of Martin Luther King's birthday; the election of Bob Gibson to the Baseball Hall of Fame and Frank Robinson's hiring as manager of the San Francisco Giants; cold weather health problems; a profile of Mary Williams, a fur retailer in Brooklyn; and a brief interview with Babatunde Olatunji, who is leaving the U.S. to return to Africa after 35 years
 
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