Dugout to Foxhole: Interviews with Baseball Players Whose Careers Were Affected by World War II

Dugout to Foxhole: Interviews with Baseball Players Whose Careers Were Affected by World War II

by Rick Van Blair
     
 

Junior Thompson, Ernie Koy, Joe Nuxhall, Harry Gumbert, Pinky May, Dario Lodigiani, Boo Ferriss, Buddy Lewis, Goody Rosen, Mace Brown, Harry Danning, Johnny Pesky, Warren Sandel, Harry Craft, Terry Moore, Dick Bartell, Jimmy Bloodworth and members of the 1942 St. Louis Cardinals talk about their careers and the game during the war years. The interviews (originally

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Junior Thompson, Ernie Koy, Joe Nuxhall, Harry Gumbert, Pinky May, Dario Lodigiani, Boo Ferriss, Buddy Lewis, Goody Rosen, Mace Brown, Harry Danning, Johnny Pesky, Warren Sandel, Harry Craft, Terry Moore, Dick Bartell, Jimmy Bloodworth and members of the 1942 St. Louis Cardinals talk about their careers and the game during the war years. The interviews (originally published in slightly different form in Sports Collectors Digest) provide an affecting account of the game at war and at peace.

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USA Today Baseball Weekly
a look back at the consequences created by the war

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786400171
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
07/30/1995
Pages:
240

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