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Dimaggio's Yankees : a history of the 1936-1944 dynasty

Author: Lew Freedman
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Babe Ruth left the New York Yankees in 1935, some feared that the loss would cripple the club for years. However, their forward-thinking administrative staff signed top-flight talent like Joe DiMaggio and retained superstars like Lou Gehrig. This history of Yankees from 1936 to World War II details the team's swift recovery from losing Ruth"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Joe DiMaggio; Lou Gehrig; Joe DiMaggio; Lou Gehrig
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lew Freedman
ISBN: 9780786459063 0786459069
OCLC Number: 732960130
Description: vi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lew Freedman.

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This history of New York Yankees from 1936 to World War II details the team's swift recovery from losing Babe Ruth, reintroduces unheralded players, examines the personal styles of the key men, and  Read more...

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