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Two pioneers : how Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson transformed baseball--and America
Título:
Two pioneers : how Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson transformed baseball--and America
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Edición:
1st ed.
Información de publicación:
Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, c2012.
ISBN:
9781597978422
Descripción física:
xvi, 271 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
LANGUAGE:
Inglés
Contenido:
Acknowledgments --tIntroduction --

Discrimination and the National Pastime --

Anti-Semitism and a Detroit Tiger --

A Major League Star --

Baseball in a Time of War --

Racism and the Making of a Sports Star --

Out of School and Into the Army --

The Color Barrier Remains --

Greenberg Returns --

The Signing of Jackie Robinson --

A Year of Transition and Hope --

Greenberg's Final Season and Baseball's Great Experiment --

A Tiger's Horizons Expand --

The Greatest Brooklyn Dodger --

Jackie Robinson's Final Years --

Two Pioneers -- Notes -- Index -- About the Author.
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