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Baseball's great experiment : Jackie Robinson and his legacy

Author: Jules Tygiel
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Branch Rickey's move in hiring Jackie Robinson, of Robinson's career in the major leagues, & of the hiring of other black players.
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Tygiel, Jules.
Baseball's great experiment.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1983
(OCoLC)558074641
Online version:
Tygiel, Jules.
Baseball's great experiment.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1983
(OCoLC)603635237
Named Person: Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Tygiel
ISBN: 0195033000 9780195033007
OCLC Number: 9393074
Description: xii, 392 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jules Tygiel.

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Tells the story of Branch Rickey's move in hiring Jackie Robinson, of Robinson's career in the major leagues, & of the hiring of other black players.

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