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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press; 1St Edition edition (March 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 087351551X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0873515511
  • Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 0.9 x 10 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,903,048 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"A wonderful book for all of us!" -- Harmon C. Killebrew, Baseball Hall of Famer and former Minnesota Twins great

"Stew Thornley captures the strong passion of baseball in Minnesota. If you enjoy the game, you will love the book." -- John Anderson, University of Minnesota head baseball coach

"There will never be a more authoritative or entertaining record of baseball in Minnesota than this." -- Charley Walters, St. Paul Pioneer Press sports columnist and former Minnesota Twins pitcher

About the Author

Stew Thornley is a sports historian and author of more than thirty-five books, including the award-winning On to Nicollet: The Glory and Fame of the Minneapolis Millers and Six Feet Under: A Graveyard Guide to Minnesota (MHS Press).

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Cader on May 12, 2007
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This is a wonderful history on baseball in the small towns of Minnesota. The record of the state Championships and stories from the players themselves still living. The love of baseball in this book is defined well, by the authors.
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