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Title The glory of their times : the story of the early days of baseball told by the men who played it / [compiled by] Lawrence S. Ritter.
Publication New York : HarperPerennial, 2010.
Edition Enlarged edition ; First Harper Perennial Modern classics edition.
Description xviii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Call # 796.357 G
Series Harper Perennial modern classics
Harper Perennial modern classics.
Note Reprint of the enlarged edition published: New York : William Morrow, 1984.
Includes index.
Contents 1. Rube Marquard (1908-25) -- 2. Tommy Leach (1898-1918) -- 3. Davy Jones (1901-15) -- 4. Sam Crawford (1899-1917) -- 5. George Gibson (1905-18) -- 6. Jimmy Austin (1909-22) -- 7. Fred Snodgrass (1908-16) -- 8. Stanley Coveleski (1916-28) -- 9. Al Bridwell (1905-15) -- 10. Harry Hooper (1909-25) -- 11. Joe Wood (1908-22) -- 12. Chief Meyers (1909-17) -- 13. Hans Lobert (1903-17) -- 14. Rube Bressler (1914-32) -- 15. Babe Herman (1926-45) -- 16. Edd Roush (1913-31) -- 17. Bill Wambsganss (1914-26) -- 18. Sam Jones (1914-35) -- 19. Bob O'Farrell (1915-35) -- 20. Specs Toporcer (1921-28) -- 21. Lefty O'Doul (1919-34) -- 22. Goose Goslin (1921-38) -- 23. Willie Kamm (1923-35) -- 24. Heinie Groh (1912-27) -- 25. Hank Greenberg (1933-47) -- 26. Paul Waner (1926-45).
Summary Presents autobiographical accounts of the early days of baseball from the first half of the twentieth century, narrated by some of its most accomplished players, including such athletes as Harry Hooper, Al Bridewell, Babe Ruth, and Goose Goslin.
Subject Baseball players -- United States -- Interviews.
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball. (OCoLC)fst00827904
Baseball players. (OCoLC)fst00828007
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
1900-1999
Genre Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Interviews. (OCoLC)fst01423832
Biographies.
Addl. Author Ritter, Lawrence S., compiler.
ISBN 9780061994715 (paperback) :
0061994715 (paperback)
Standard # 9780061994715

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