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A baseball lover's dream, combining superb essays, a comprehensive history of the sport, and more than 800 photos with captions.

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A baseball lover's dream, combining superb essays, a comprehensive history of the sport, and more than 800 photos with captions.

The classic baseball book--with a new section on the 1980s and an essay by George F. Will. "The historical text, the anthology of essays, (and) the selections of photographs with their lively captions . . . (show) why baseball's hold on our national imagination remains unique."--New York Times. 850 photographs.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780395361450
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 4/1/1984
  • Pages: 352

Meet the Author

Daniel Okrent
Daniel Okrent is an editor-at-large at TIME, INC., and has published four books, including the best-selling BASEBALL ANECDOTES and NINE INNINGS: THE ANATOMY OF A BASEBALL GAME. The author resides in New York City.
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