The Truth About Ruth and More: Behind Yankees Myths, Legends, and Lore

The Truth About Ruth and More: Behind Yankees Myths, Legends, and Lore

by Peter Handrinos
     
 


Even the most famous of teams has been misremembered, misrepresented, misunderstood, and otherwise missed through history's many tellings and retellings, and this book is an entertaining antidote to all the above concerning the New York Yankees. With surprising analysis and gleeful wit, it examines everything from the underestimated to the overrated, along… See more details below

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Even the most famous of teams has been misremembered, misrepresented, misunderstood, and otherwise missed through history's many tellings and retellings, and this book is an entertaining antidote to all the above concerning the New York Yankees. With surprising analysis and gleeful wit, it examines everything from the underestimated to the overrated, along the way providing perspectives on the Bronx Bombers' authentic legacy in terms of stats and society, performances and personalities, comparisons and culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600781926
Publisher:
Triumph Books
Publication date:
03/28/2009
Pages:
246
Sales rank:
891,613
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

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