Sandlot Seasons: Sport in Black Pittsburgh / Edition 1

Sandlot Seasons: Sport in Black Pittsburgh / Edition 1

by Rob Ruck
     
 

ISBN-10: 0252063422

ISBN-13: 9780252063428

Pub. Date: 06/28/1993

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

A new preface updates this richly detailed look at the major role sport played in shaping Pittsburgh's black community from the Roaring Twenties through the Korean War. Rob Ruck reveals how sandlot, amateur, and professional athletics helped black Pittsburgh realize its potential for self-organization, expression, and creativity.

Overview

A new preface updates this richly detailed look at the major role sport played in shaping Pittsburgh's black community from the Roaring Twenties through the Korean War. Rob Ruck reveals how sandlot, amateur, and professional athletics helped black Pittsburgh realize its potential for self-organization, expression, and creativity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252063428
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
06/28/1993
Series:
Sport and Society Series
Edition description:
Illini Books ed
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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