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Title Summer of '68 [electronic resource] : the season that changed baseball-- and America-- forever / Tim Wendel.
Author Wendel, Tim.
Publication Boston, MA : Da Capo Press, 2012.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 272 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
text file
Call # eBOOK
Contents Part I.A bad moon rising -- Part II. On the brink of a dynasty -- Part III. Eager for a second chance -- Part IV. the fire down below -- Part V. Rewriting the record book -- Part VI. The great confrontation -- Part VII. "Never the same again" -- Aftermath.
Summary In a year shaped by national tragedy, baseball was shaped by amazing pitching--culminating in a victory by a Detroit Tigers team that faced off against Bob Gibson's St. Louis Cardinals, the 1967 World Series defending champions.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Subject Baseball -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sport & Recreation.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Baseball -- History.
Baseball. (OCoLC)fst00827904
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
1900 - 1999
Genre Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Alt Title Summer of 1968
Summer of nineteen sixty-eight
Related To Print version: Wendel, Tim. Summer of '68. 1st Da Capo Press ed. Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo Press, 2012 (DLC) 2011047084
ISBN 9780306822483 (electronic bk.)
0306822482 (electronic bk.)
9780306821059 (electronic bk.)
0306821052 (electronic bk.)

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