Heroes of the Negro Leagues
  • Heroes of the Negro Leagues
  • Heroes of the Negro Leagues

Heroes of the Negro Leagues

by Jack Morelli, Mark Chiarello
     
 

First published as trading cards in 1990, these out-of-print watercolor images by award-winning artist Mark Chiarello are now collected for the first time in book form, along with incisive text by Jack Morelli and 39 brand-new images created especially for this book, including portraits of Satchel Paige, Hank Aaron, and Jackie Robinson. The legendary Negro Leagues are… See more details below

Overview

First published as trading cards in 1990, these out-of-print watercolor images by award-winning artist Mark Chiarello are now collected for the first time in book form, along with incisive text by Jack Morelli and 39 brand-new images created especially for this book, including portraits of Satchel Paige, Hank Aaron, and Jackie Robinson. The legendary Negro Leagues are regarded with reverence and awe, and play a vital role in black history. The publication of these cards marked the first time most of these players ever appeared on baseball cards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810994348
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
873,216
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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