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Title The Negro leagues / James A. Riley.
Author Riley, James A.
Publication Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, [1997]
Copyright date ©1997
Description 102 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Call # 796.357 R
Series African-American achievers
African-American achievers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 96-97) and index.
Contents In the beginning (1868-1899) -- A new century (1900-1909) -- Free agents and independent teams (1910-1919) -- The early leagues (1920-1931) -- Troubled waters (1932-1936) -- Dynasties (1937-1946) -- End of an era (1947-1960)
Summary Provides a history of the Negro leagues and the role they played in integrating baseball.
Subject Negro leagues -- History.
Baseball -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0791025918
0791025926 (pbk.)

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 Central 3rd Fl - AMMS Non-Fic  796.357 R    CHECK SHELVES