Baseball: 100 Classic Moments in the History of the Game

Baseball: 100 Classic Moments in the History of the Game

by Joseph E. Wallace, Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
     
 

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Through words and pictures, this book tells the story of the greatest game ever played. Over four hundred photographs from the National Baseball Hall of Fame make this elegant volume essential to any baseball fan's library. Full-page spreads depict classic moments in baseball's history, covering all of the triumph, heartache, glory and even the scandal of this nation

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Through words and pictures, this book tells the story of the greatest game ever played. Over four hundred photographs from the National Baseball Hall of Fame make this elegant volume essential to any baseball fan's library. Full-page spreads depict classic moments in baseball's history, covering all of the triumph, heartache, glory and even the scandal of this nation's favorite game. Whether reading through the text, or browsing the pictures and sidebars, this book is perfect for any sports fan or historian.

For pure nostalgia, it's hard to beat Dorling Kindersley's Baseball. (Publishers Weekly)

A highly addictive read. (Maxim Online)

Editorial Reviews

Maxim
A highly addictive read.
New Orleans Times Picayune
Baseball fans will pore over the stunning gallery of photographs and text.
Sacramento Bee
Excellent photographs of baseball's greatest players.
Asbury Park Press
Any avid baseball fan will enjoy reliving these most monumental moments.
Abilene Reporter
The most beautiful addition to my baseball library.
Bookpage
Another gem int he quest to pick the best. Moments moves through the years like newsreels played in old movie theaters.
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Culling the top 100 events out of over 150, 000 major league contests is a Herculean endeavor, and the authors do a marvelous job.
Dallas Morning News
Attractive illustrations and an appealing text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789451217
Publisher:
DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
02/23/2000
Edition description:
1 AMER ED
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.92(w) x 12.00(h) x 1.02(d)

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