30 years ago my uncle said he was in a baseball book he showed me the copy he had.I new I had to have my copyPublished 6 months ago by Joseph W.
I'am a big baseball fan and I am very interested in the history of the Negro Leagues . This book covers Negro League baseball from start to finish. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Milt Fritz
I was expecting articles on all the great black ballplayers of the past. Instead, I got a true history of the negro teams that used to exist in the US as well as a list of the... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Nathan Blunck
I found this book to be very informative. I knew hardly nothing about the Negroe Leagues before reading this. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Jeanette Remily
My great-great uncle is listed in this book and I found it to be a significant piece of history for my family and me.Published 23 months ago by JD
The book is on a a fascinating subject but is poorly organized and tedious beyond belief. Way too much detail about long ago games and leagues, and less analysis, background or... Read morePublished on October 8, 2012 by GG
I read this book not long after it was published (1970), and I remember being awed by the story of the Negro Leagues -- the great players, the games, the prodigious feats, the hard... Read morePublished on June 19, 2012 by Ohioan
A scholarly effort by a great Negro Leagues historian, evidenced by Oxford University Press imprint. Highly informative, a tremendous read! Five-star plus*****Published on December 22, 2007 by Francis Seidlinger