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Baseball"s Golden Age

The Photographs of Charles M. Conlon

by Neal McCabe

  • 207 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Harry N. Abrams .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Individual Photographer,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Photo Essays,
  • USA,
  • Baseball - History,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits,
  • Photography / Subjects & Themes / Sports

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7999333M
    ISBN 100810981777
    ISBN 109780810981775
    OCLC/WorldCa46706779

    The golden age of baseball? It's not when you think. Updated: J , is the editor-in-chief of Grantland and the author of the New York Times no. 1 best-seller The Book of Basketball. The Mickey Vernon Sports History Museum is saluting the golden age of baseball and this country’s “Greatest Generation” with a new DVD called “Ballfield to Battlefield and Back–From FDR to JFK”. The DVD features sixty minutes of color footage of WW II and Korean War-era major league players from through the s.

    Urban Shocker: Silent Hero of Baseball’s Golden Age. By: The Rough-and-Tumble Life of a Baseball Legend is the first book to tell the full story of Speaker’s turbulent life and to document in sharp detail the grit and glory of his pivotal role in baseball’s dead-ball era. Playing for the Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians in the. In the spring of , with World War II finally over, hundreds of baseball's stars were coming home. It proved to be one of the most memorable seasons in history, capped with a thrilling seven-game World Series. And a new era began, with Jackie Robinson making his professional debut. Robert Weintraub brings to life little-known tales from the war years, including the "world series" service.

      The Year of the Pitcher is the story of the remarkable baseball season, which culminated in one of the greatest World Series contests ever, with the Detroit Tigers coming back from a deficit to beat the Cardinals in Game Seven of the World Series. In , two remarkable pitchers would dominate the game as well as the broadsheets. One was black, the other white. Bob.   Baseball fans can read about a largely forgotten s pitcher in Steve Steinberg’s new book “Urban Shocker: Silent Hero Of Baseball’s Golden Age” (University of Nebraska Press). The author first became aware of the pitcher in the 90s at a memorabilia store. “I noticed a card that said Urban Shocker on it,” Steinberg said.


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The war was finally over, and as America's fathers and brothers were coming home so too were baseball's greats. Ted Williams, Stan Musial, and Joe DiMaggio returned with bats blazing, making the season a true classic that ended in a thrilling seven-game World Series.

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Louis Cardinals led their fellow hurlers as they dominated the sport thanks to some new rules. The compendium, published by Abrams Books in September, is a fitting follow up to Baseball’s Golden Age, Conlon's book of the photographer's images, which was also being re-released last : Sean Gregory.COVID Resources.

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