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Opening Day

The Story Of Jackie Robinson's First Season

By Jonathan Eig

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Publish Date

2007

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9780743294607


Format: Book
Author: Eig, Jonathan
Title: Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season / Jonathan Eig.
Publisher Date: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Subject: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 Baseball players -- United States -- Biography African American baseball players -- Biography Baseball -- United States -- History Discrimination in sports -- United States
Isbn: 9780743294607 0743294602
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Format: Book
Author: Eig, Jonathan
Title: Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season / Jonathan Eig.
Publisher, Date: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Description: x, 323 p. : ill. ; 25
Subjects: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972
Subjects: Baseball players -- United States -- Biography
Subjects: African American baseball players -- Biography
Subjects: Baseball -- United States -- History
Subjects: Discrimination in sports -- United States
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-310 and index.
Contents: Jack Roosevelt Robinson -- Some good colored players -- The uprising -- Opening day -- Up in Harlem -- The Brown bomber -- Cardinal sins -- The great road trip -- Tearing up the pea patch -- Pee-wee's embrace -- The glorious crusade -- A smile of almost painful joy -- Up and down Macdonough Avenue -- A real gone guy -- A good thing for everyone? -- The poison pen -- The unbeatable yanks -- Dixie Walker's dilemma -- The footsteps of enos 'country' slaughter -- Shadow dancing -- We aren't afraid? -- Wait till next year.
LCCN: 2007001249
ISBN: 9780743294607
ISBN: 0743294602
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Call Number: B Robinson