Hornsby Hit One Over My Head: A Fans' Oral History of Baseball

Hornsby Hit One Over My Head: A Fans' Oral History of Baseball

by David Cataneo
     
 

Drawing on the reminiscences of forty-five fervent fans, this spellbinding oral history celebrates baseball’s powerful hold on our national consciousness-from a journalist who remembers his excitement when he first saw Jackie Robinson in the majors to a nun who looks back fondly on her stint at the Texas Rangers’ fantasy camp.

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Drawing on the reminiscences of forty-five fervent fans, this spellbinding oral history celebrates baseball’s powerful hold on our national consciousness-from a journalist who remembers his excitement when he first saw Jackie Robinson in the majors to a nun who looks back fondly on her stint at the Texas Rangers’ fantasy camp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780156002189
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
07/01/1997
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.96(h) x 0.83(d)

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