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Author: Harold Seymour
Publisher: New York Oxford University Press Birmingham, AL, USA EBSCO Industries, Inc. 1992
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hailed by Sports Illustrated as the "Edward Gibbon of baseball history," Harold Seymour is the first professional historian to produce an authoritative, multivolume chronicle of America's national pastime. The first two volumes of this study--The Early Years and The Golden Age--won universalacclaim. The New York Times wrote that they "will grip every American who has invested part of his youth and dreams in the  Read more...
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Seymour
ISBN: 9780198020967 0198020961
OCLC Number: 1017567826
Accession No: (DE-599)HEB420511121 (OCoLC)1017567826
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (xi, 639 pages) Illustrations.
Other Titles: People's game
Responsibility: Harold Seymour

Abstract:

Hailed by Sports Illustrated as the "Edward Gibbon of baseball history," Harold Seymour is the first professional historian to produce an authoritative, multivolume chronicle of America's national pastime. The first two volumes of this study--The Early Years and The Golden Age--won universalacclaim. The New York Times wrote that they "will grip every American who has invested part of his youth and dreams in the sport," while The Boston Globe called them "irresistible." Now, in The People's Game, Seymour offers the first book devoted entirely to the history of the game outside of the professi.

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