Item Image
Title Past time : baseball as history / Jules Tygiel.
Author Tygiel, Jules.
Publication Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Description xiii, 258 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 796.357 T
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-245) and index.
Contents The national game: Reflections on the rise of baseball in the 1850s and 1860s -- The mortar of which baseball is held together: Henry Chadwick and the invention of baseball statistics -- Incarnations of success: Charles Comiskey, Connie Mack, John McGraw, and Clark Griffith -- New ways of knowing: Baseball in the 1920s -- Adjusting to the new order: Branch Rickey, Larry MacPhail, and the Great Depression -- Unreconciled strivings: Baseball in Jim Crow America -- The shot heart 'round the world -- The homes of the Braves: Baseball's shifting geography, 1953-1972 -- Populist baseball: Baseball fantasies in the 1980s.
Subject Baseball -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0195089588 (hard : alk. paper) :

Location CALL # Status Message
 Central 3rd Fl - AMMS Non-Fic  796.357 T    CHECK SHELVES