Great Baseball Stories: Ruminations and Nostalgic Reminiscences on Our National Pastime [NOOK Book]

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Here is a wonderful collection of twenty revealing essays on the national pastime. Featuring contributions from Roger Angell, John Thorn, Frank Deford, George Plimpton, Stefan Fatsis, and others (plus a foreword by the legendary Yogi Berra), the stories are united by the authors’ fervent love of the game.
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Great Baseball Stories: Ruminations and Nostalgic Reminiscences on Our National Pastime

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Overview


Here is a wonderful collection of twenty revealing essays on the national pastime. Featuring contributions from Roger Angell, John Thorn, Frank Deford, George Plimpton, Stefan Fatsis, and others (plus a foreword by the legendary Yogi Berra), the stories are united by the authors’ fervent love of the game.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781620873199
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 5/1/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 386,313
  • File size: 15 MB
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Meet the Author

Andrew Blauner
Andrew Blauner is the founder of Blauner Books Literary Agency, and editor of the anthologies Coach, Brothers, and Central Park. He lives in Westport, Connecticut.

Lee Gutkind is the founder and editor of the literary journal Creative Nonfiction and a pioneer in the field of narrative nonfiction. Gutkind is also the editor of In Fact and Becoming a Doctor, the author of Almost Human, and has written books about baseball, health care, travel, and technology. A Distinguished Writer in Residence at Arizona State University, he lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Tempe, Arizona.

Yogi Berra is one of the greatest and most enduring legends in American sports.

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