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The Resource Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert : the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson, Timothy M. Gay

Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert : the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson, Timothy M. Gay

Label
Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert : the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson
Title
Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert
Title remainder
the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson
Statement of responsibility
Timothy M. Gay
Title variation
Satch, Dizzy, and Rapid Robert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on new research, this is the story of how Satchel Paige, Dizzy Dean, Bob Feller, and barnstorming introduced integrated baseball to America
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gay, Timothy M
Dewey number
796.357/640973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
G398 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Paige, Satchel
  • Dean, Dizzy
  • Feller, Bob
  • Baseball
  • Discrimination in sports
  • African American baseball players
  • Negro leagues
Label
Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert : the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson, Timothy M. Gay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-334) and index
Contents
May 1942 -- Interracial barnstorming before Satch -- Satch hits the chitlin' circuit -- The lean one meets the dizzy one -- "Plenty Dizzy" : Diz, Daffy, and Satch in 1934 -- Encore: Diz, Daffy, and Satch do it again -- Go west, young men -- Rapid Robert meets Satch -- Bobby and Satch hit the hustings -- Black-white ball goes to war -- Feller and Satch celebrate V-J Day -- Going airborne: the Feller-Paige '46 tour -- Bobby and Satch's (almost) farewell tour -- Satch becomes a rookie
Control code
ocn419812557
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xvi, 349 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416547983
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009027132
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Satch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert : the wild saga of interracial baseball before Jackie Robinson, Timothy M. Gay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-334) and index
Contents
May 1942 -- Interracial barnstorming before Satch -- Satch hits the chitlin' circuit -- The lean one meets the dizzy one -- "Plenty Dizzy" : Diz, Daffy, and Satch in 1934 -- Encore: Diz, Daffy, and Satch do it again -- Go west, young men -- Rapid Robert meets Satch -- Bobby and Satch hit the hustings -- Black-white ball goes to war -- Feller and Satch celebrate V-J Day -- Going airborne: the Feller-Paige '46 tour -- Bobby and Satch's (almost) farewell tour -- Satch becomes a rookie
Control code
ocn419812557
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xvi, 349 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416547983
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009027132
Other physical details
ill.

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