Joe Dimaggio

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Joe DiMaggio was a San Francisco superstar long before he ever signed with the New York Yankees. Hailed as the heir to Babe Ruth, he lived up to New York's sky-high expectations and smashed a few records along the way. Read about one of the most amazing sluggers and center fielders of all time!
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Overview

Joe DiMaggio was a San Francisco superstar long before he ever signed with the New York Yankees. Hailed as the heir to Babe Ruth, he lived up to New York's sky-high expectations and smashed a few records along the way. Read about one of the most amazing sluggers and center fielders of all time!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780822530817
  • Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 9/28/2005
  • Series: Sports Heroes and Legends Series
  • Pages: 106
  • Sales rank: 1,152,843
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: The Unbeatable Streak 1
Chapter 1 Young Joe 6
Chapter 2 Jolly Days 13
Chapter 3 A Major League Deal 19
Chapter 4 The Next Babe 28
Chapter 5 A New Star in Town 38
Chapter 6 Joltin' Joe 48
Chapter 7 In the Army Now 58
Chapter 8 Back in the Game 65
Chapter 9 Lucky to Be a Yankee 79
Chapter 10 Two Great Loves 87
Epilogue: A Hero Lives On 93
Personal Statistics 98
Batting Statistics 99
Fielding Statistics 100
Sources 101
Bibliography 102
Websites 104
Index 105
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