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Title Southern League : a true story of baseball, civil rights, and the deep South's most compelling pennant race / Larry Colton.
Author Colton, Larry.
Publication New York : Grand Central Pub., 2013.
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 321 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # 796.35764 C
Summary The story of Alabama's first-ever integrated sports team--the Barons of baseball's Southern League--tracing its 1964 season and the heat of Birmingham and its citizens during a tumultuous year.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 311) and index.
Subject Birmingham Barons (Baseball team)
Southern League (Baseball league : 1885-1899) -- History.
Minor league baseball -- Alabama -- Birmingham.
Baseball -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History.
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History.
ISBN 1455511889 :
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