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"[A] thorough, well-documented book....A worthy and fascinating addition to anyone's baseball library."--The New York Times Book Review
Robert W. Peterson is the author of Cages to Jump Shots (Oxford, 1990) and The Boy Scouts: An American Adventure. He has written for Sports Illustrated, The New York Times Magazine, Sport, Boys' Life, and many other magazines.
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 16 months ago by Joseph W.
I found this book to be very informative. I knew hardly nothing about the Negroe Leagues before reading this. Read morePublished on December 6, 2012 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 on November 30, 2012 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
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