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Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers

Golenbock, Peter

Edité par Putnam, New York, 1984
ISBN 10: 0399128468 / ISBN 13: 9780399128462
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Titre : Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn ...

Éditeur : Putnam, New York

Date d'édition : 1984

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat du livre : Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Near Fine

Signé : Signed by Author(s)

Edition : 1st Edition.

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Signed by Author. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Baseball; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0399128468. ISBN/EAN: 9780399128462. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21695. N° de réf. du libraire 21695

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Synopsis : "Revealing . . . memorable . . . reminiscences about the most beloved baseball team of all time."— The New York Times
"An era is brought to life with remarkable, consistent passion." —Newsweek 
"Golenbock gathers stories of a team, a park, and an era gone by in Bums. Few teams experienced more greatness or more heartbreak, which makes the book worthwhile for an audience wider than just New Yorkers or just National League fans." —Cleveland Plain-Dealer
Before heading west in 1957, the Brooklyn Dodgers were among baseball's most beloved and colorful teams. It's been over fifty years since they moved to Los Angeles, but they remain ingrained in the fabric of our national pastime. In this oral history of "dem bums," bestselling author Peter Golenbock tells the team's tale through the recollections of former players, writers, front-office executives, and faithful fans.
In their own words, Dodger legends such as Pee Wee Reese, Leo Durocher, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, Ralph Branca, and other greats recall the club's ups and downs. Brooklyn fans and other baseball enthusiasts will savor these warmly nostalgic accounts, which range from reminiscences of the magic of Ebbets Field to tales of Jackie Robinson's historic debut, The Shot Heard Round the World, the triumphant 1955 season, and the ultimate betrayal by a certain Walter O'Malley. Sixteen pages of vintage photographs complement the text.

Synopsis: It's been over 50 years since they moved to Los Angeles, but the Brooklyn Dodgers remain ingrained in the fabric of our national pastime. Golenbock's oral history of these "lovable losers" tells the team's tale through the words of Pee Wee Reese, Leo Durocher, Duke Snider, and other Brooklyn greats.

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