Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues (2020)

Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues John Holway Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues From through the early s hundreds of elite athletes played in the Negro Leagues banned from the majors because of the color of their skin The foremost historian of the blackball era spent n
  • Title: Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues
  • Author: John Holway
  • ISBN: 9780396071242
  • Page: 375
  • Format: Hardcover
Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues John Holway From 1887 through the early 1950s, hundreds of elite athletes played in the Negro Leagues, banned from the majors because of the color of their skin The foremost historian of the blackball era spent nearly ten years researching this acclaimed oral history, interviewing 17 outstanding players including Cool Papa Bell, Buck Leonard, and Willie Wells Over 80 vintage photoFrom 1887 through the early 1950s, hundreds of elite athletes played in the Negro Leagues, banned from the majors because of the color of their skin The foremost historian of the blackball era spent nearly ten years researching this acclaimed oral history, interviewing 17 outstanding players including Cool Papa Bell, Buck Leonard, and Willie Wells Over 80 vintage photographs.
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One thought on “Voices From The Great Black Baseball Leagues

  1. Mike

    Candid and revealing behind the scenes stories about the Blackball era from some of its greatest stars Captured in these pages are the memories of the lives and games of some of the greatest athlete s in our nation s history whose skills and abilities were denied to our so called National Pastime as a result of systemic racism and ignorance.As a baseball fan and lover of the history of the game, I found this book to be a revelation and a delight, even as it broke my heart to consider what baseba [...]

  2. Brian S

    I have to shift this to the abandoned pile, not for lack of merit but just because I haven t had time to get to it It is a really cool book where the author tracks down Negro League players and interviews them about their playing days years later A great piece of preservation as many of these players are now gone.

  3. Robert Arndt

    This reprint provided interviews from some of the Negro League stars It is interesting to read their account of the game and other players.

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