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Title Elston : the story of the first African-American Yankee / Arlene Howard and Ralph Wimbish ; forewords by Yogi Berra and Don Newcombe ; afterword by Mike Vaccaro.
Author Howard, Arlene, author.
Publication Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2018]
Copyright date ©2018
Description xxi, 198 pages, 26 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note "Originally published in 2001 as Elston and me by the University of Missouri Press."--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 191) and index.
Contents Introduction: The Funeral -- Compton Hill -- Emmaline's Son -- Kansas City -- The Wedding -- The White Yankees -- The Rookie -- The Bronx, 1956 -- Casey's Machine -- A New Ball Game -- Baseball's Best Catcher -- Teaneck -- MVP -- Elston Howard Night -- The Elbow -- The Impossible Dream -- Retirement -- Good-bye, Jackie -- Ready to Manage -- Elston Jr. -- Yankee Class -- Farewell.
Subject Howard, Elston, 1929-1980.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.
African American baseball players -- Biography.
Howard, Arlene.
Baseball players' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
New York Yankees (Baseball team) -- History.
Howard, Arlene. (OCoLC)fst00465874
Howard, Elston, 1929-1980. (OCoLC)fst01824747
New York Yankees (Baseball team) (OCoLC)fst00561259
African American baseball players. (OCoLC)fst00799042
Baseball players. (OCoLC)fst00828007
Baseball players' spouses. (OCoLC)fst00828029
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Addl. Author Wimbish, Ralph, author.
Berra, Yogi, 1925-2015, writer of foreword.
Newcombe, Don, 1926-2019, writer of foreword.
Vaccaro, Mike, writer of afterword.
Addl. Title Elston and me
ISBN 9781493029006

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 Clinton Hill Non-Fic  B HOWARD H    CHECK SHELVES  
 Gerritsen Non-Fic  B HOWARD H    CHECK SHELVES  
 New Utrecht Non-Fic  B HOWARD H    ON HOLDSHELF