Red Sox Nation: An Unexpurgated History of the Red Sox by Peter Golenbock, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Red Sox Nation: An Unexpurgated History of the Red Sox

Red Sox Nation: An Unexpurgated History of the Red Sox

by Peter Golenbock
     
 

Five-time New York Times best-selling author Peter Golenbock brings forth the definitive oral history of the Boston Red Sox. His focus is on the players, managers and owners who were the colorful characters and legends that guided their legion of fans. This isn't some dusty, boring retelling of the franchise's history; Golenbock goes back and forth from

Overview

Five-time New York Times best-selling author Peter Golenbock brings forth the definitive oral history of the Boston Red Sox. His focus is on the players, managers and owners who were the colorful characters and legends that guided their legion of fans. This isn't some dusty, boring retelling of the franchise's history; Golenbock goes back and forth from laying out the facts of a situation and then allowing the key players in each anecdote to offer their personal reflection, opinion, or commentary. Experience the entire history of the Red Sox, sit down with all the key people, and get the proper perspective on the Red Sox's place in baseball history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572437449
Publisher:
Triumph Books
Publication date:
04/01/2005
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.65(d)

Meet the Author

Peter Golenbock is a five-time New York Times bestselling author and is widely acknowledged as the best oral historian in the literature of sport. Some of his best-known books include The Bronx Zoo, which he wrote in 1979 with New York Yankees pitcher Sparky Lyle; BUMS: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers (1984); Personal Fouls (1988), a look at corruption in college basketball; American Zoom (1993), a history of NASCAR; and Wild, High and Tight (1994), his lurid biography of Yankees manager Billy Martin. He lives in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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