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Product Description: Roger Kahn’s first major league hit was a grand slam: The Boys of Summer, his runaway bestseller that immortalized the 1950s Brooklyn Dodgers. Now Kahn does the same for players whose moment in the sun has not yet arrived. Good Enough to Dream is the story of his year as owner of the Class A, very minor league Utica Blue Sox...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780385189125 | Doubleday, August 1, 1985, cover price $2.98 | About this edition: The author recounts his first season, in 1983, as president of the Utica Blue Sox, a single A baseball team in the New York-Penn League

Paperback:

9780803277793 | Bison Books, February 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Roger Kahn’s first major league hit was a grand slam: The Boys of Summer, his runaway bestseller that immortalized the 1950s Brooklyn Dodgers.
9780451152800 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, July 1, 1987), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: The author recounts his first season, in 1983, as president of the Utica Blue Sox, a single A baseball team in the New York-Penn League

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Retraces the love story from the couple's introduction to the height of their passion and, finally, to the different life styles and disparate values that destroyed their relationship
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9781557360212, titled "Joe and Marilyn: A Memory of Love" | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, June 1, 1987), cover price $19.95
9780688025175 | William Morrow & Co, October 1, 1986, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Retraces the love story from the couple's introduction to the height of their passion and, finally, to the different life styles and disparate values that destroyed their relationship

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Retraces the love story from the couple's introduction to the height of their passion and, finally, to the different life styles and disparate values that destroyed their relationship
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9780380704620 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, March 1, 1988), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Retraces the love story from the couple's introduction to the height of their passion and, finally, to the different life styles and disparate values that destroyed their relationship

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Product Description: one of the best baseball players ever tells his side
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9780025606111 | Macmillan Pub Co, November 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: one of the best baseball players ever tells his side

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Chance and the reader's decisions will determine whether Robinton, a journeyman harper on Pern will succeed in his first assignment at Benden Hold
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9780446512671 | Grand Central Pub, June 1, 1990, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Chance and the reader's decisions will determine whether Robinton, a journeyman harper on Pern will succeed in his first assignment at Benden Hold

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A collection of expert sports pieces touches on locker-room controversies and politics while inviting readers to share in the passion, grace, energy, and intense concentration involved in playing sports. 25,000 first printing. National ad/promo. Tour.
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9780395593516 | Ticknor & Fields, March 1, 1992, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A collection of expert sports pieces touches on locker-room controversies and politics while inviting readers to share in the passion, grace, energy, and intense concentration involved in playing sports

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By Mel Allen (contributor) and Roger Kahn
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Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559272605 | St Martins Pr, August 1, 1993, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Celebrated sports writer Roger Kahn casts his gaze on the golden age of baseball, an unforgettable time when the game thrived as America's unrivaled national sport. The Era begins in 1947 with Jackie Robinson changing major league baseball forever by taking the field for the Dodgers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780395561553 | Ticknor & Fields, October 1, 1993, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A history of baseball's golden era follows New York's three teams from 1947 to 1957

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9780803278059, titled "The Era 1947-1957: When the Yankees, the Giants, and the Dodgers Ruled the World" | Bison Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Celebrated sports writer Roger Kahn casts his gaze on the golden age of baseball, an unforgettable time when the game thrived as America's unrivaled national sport.

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Hardcover:

9780517124932 | Random House Value Pub, April 1, 1994, cover price $5.99

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Product Description: Acclaimed baseball writer Roger Kahn gives us a memoir of his Brooklyn childhood, a recollection of a life in journalism, and a record of personal acquaintance with the greatest ballplayers of several eras.His father had a passion for the Dodgers; his mother’s passion was for poetry...read more
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9780786861903 | Hyperion Books, April 1, 1997, cover price $23.45 | About this edition: A sports journalist reminisces about the days of Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Babe Ruth and Willie Mays, when writers hung out with ball players before the days of agents and publicists

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9780803278127 | Bison Books, March 1, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Acclaimed baseball writer Roger Kahn gives us a memoir of his Brooklyn childhood, a recollection of a life in journalism, and a record of personal acquaintance with the greatest ballplayers of several eras.
9780786883165 | Reprint edition (Hyperion Books, April 1, 1998), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A sports journalist reminisces about the days of Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Babe Ruth and Willie Mays, when writers hung out with ball players before the days of agents and publicists

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Offering viewpoints on both Jackie Robinson and his role in the world of baseball in the 1940s, a collection of writings that include some letters by Robinson himself sheds light on the cultural impact of his actions and the man behind the popular hero. Reprint. (view table of contents)
By Roger Kahn (editor) and Jules Tygiel (editor)
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9780452275829 | Plume, February 1, 1998, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of writings published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of Robinson's debut in major league baseball

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9780803277939 | Bison Books, February 1, 2000, cover price $12.95

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The author of The Boys of Summer provides a close-up look at baseball from the pitcher's point of view, examining the psychological contest between the pitcher and a batter, its influence on the game of baseball, and the techniques and tactics of some of the game's finest pitchers, past and present. Reprint. (view table of contents)
By Roger Kahn and Murray Tinkelman (illustrator)
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9780151004416, titled "The Head Game: Baseball Seen from the Pitcher's Mound" | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 2000), cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Provides a look at baseball from the pitcher's point of view, examining the psychological contest between the pitcher and a batter and the techniques and tactics of some of the game's finest pitchers, past and present.

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9780156013048 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, April 1, 2001), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Provides a look at baseball from the pitcher's point of view, examining the psychological contest between the pitcher and a batter and the techniques and tactics of some of the game's finest pitchers, past and present.

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Recounts one of the great summers of baseball history, 1978--the year the Yankees won the World Series after a tumultuous season.
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9780151006281 | Harcourt, May 1, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Recounts one of the great summers of baseball history, 1978--the year the Yankees won the World Series after a tumultuous season.

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9780156029711 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, March 1, 2004), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Recounts one of the great summers of baseball history, 1978--the year the Yankees won the World Series after a tumultuous season.

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9780613998611 | Turtleback Books, March 15, 2004, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: Recounts one of the great summers of baseball history, 1978--the year the Yankees won the World Series after a tumultuous season.

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The first comprehensive collection of writing by Roger Kahn assembles fifty years of essays and articles about Muhammad Ali, Reggie Jackson, Jack Dempsey, Pete Rose, Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio, and other sports figures. 50,000 first printing.
By Roger Kahn and Robert Miraldi (editor)
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9780071447270 | McGraw-Hill, December 30, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The first comprehensive collection of writing by Roger Kahn assembles fifty years of essays and articles about Muhammad Ali, Reggie Jackson, Jack Dempsey, Pete Rose, Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio, and other sports figures.

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An inspirational memoir by the author of The Boys of Summer remembers eight people who shaped his identity as a father, writer, and friend, from Jackie Robinson and Robert Frost to his athletic scholar son, who died at the age of twenty-three. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
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9780312338138 | Thomas Dunne Books, May 30, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The author remembers eight people who shaped his identity as a father, writer, and friend, from Jackie Robinson and Robert Frost to his athletic scholar son, who died at the age of twenty-three.

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9780312371289 | Reprint edition (Griffin, June 12, 2007), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: An inspirational memoir by the author of The Boys of Summer remembers eight people who shaped his identity as a father, writer, and friend, from Jackie Robinson and Robert Frost to his athletic scholar son, who died at the age of twenty-three.

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Product Description: "Roger Kahn has spun everyday sports stories into gilded literature." --San Diego Union Tribune "Kahn’s fly-on-the-wall style brings to life players most of us knew only from their bubblegum cards." --Dallas Morning News From the greatest sportswriter of his generation, Beyond the Boys of Summer features the best of Roger Kahn’s newspaper and magazine work, plus selected excerpts from his celebrated books...read more
By Roger Kahn and Rob Miraldi (editor)
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9780071481199 | 1 edition (McGraw-Hill, November 20, 2006), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: "Roger Kahn has spun everyday sports stories into gilded literature.

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Product Description: Here’s what former Chicago White Sox owner Bill Veeck had to say about baseball: “This is a game to be savored, not gulped. There’s time to discuss everything between pitches or between innings.” That’s just one of the thousands of quotes gathered in this gigantic collection, and they include some of the wisest, wittiest comments made on America’s national pastime...read more
By Roger Kahn (foreword by) and Wayne Stewart (editor)
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9781602390720, titled "The Gigantic Book of Baseball Quotations" | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, October 1, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Here’s what former Chicago White Sox owner Bill Veeck had to say about baseball: “This is a game to be savored, not gulped.

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Product Description: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson...read more
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9780899668505 | Buccaneer Books, June 1, 1992, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.
9780941372046, titled "Boys of Summer" | Signed edition (Holtzman Pr, June 1, 1981), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.

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9780060883966 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, May 1, 2006), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The author and Brooklyn native recreates the magic of Ebbets field and the Dodgers in an inspiring history of the team that culminates with the exciting 1955 season.
9780072434255, titled "Boys of Summer" | McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 2000, cover price $12.80 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.
9780060956349 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 2000), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The author and Brooklyn native recreates the magic of Ebbets field and the Dodgers in an inspiring history of the team that culminates with the exciting 1955 season.
9780060914165 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, May 1, 1987), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Focuses on the lives of the baseball stars who gained recognition playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers during the 1950's
9780451134332 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, March 1, 1982), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Focuses on the lives of the baseball stars who gained recognition playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers during the 1950's

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9781423377689 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 19, 2009), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.
9781423377702 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 19, 2009), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.

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9781417630592, titled "Boys of Summer" | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.

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Product Description: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson...read more
By Phil Gigante (narrator) and Roger Kahn
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9781423377696 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, March 19, 2009), cover price $99.97 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.
9781423377719 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, March 19, 2009), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson.

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Product Description: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world. With his fierce good looks and matchless dedication to the kill, he was a fighter perfectly suited to his time. In A Flame of Pure Fire, renowned sports writer Roger Kahn not only chronicles the thrilling, brutal bouts of the Manassa Mauler, but also illustrates how the tumultuous 1920s shaped Dempsey, and how the champ in turn, left an indelible mark on sports and American history...read more
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9780151002962 | Harcourt, October 1, 1999, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A biography of the nation's first celebrity heavyweight champ retraces the life of Jack Dempsey--hobo, roughneck, boxer, millionaire, movie star, and eventually, a man of compassion and generosity

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9780156014144, titled "A Flame of Pure Fire: Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s" | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, September 1, 2000), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A biography of the nation's first celebrity heavyweight champ retraces the life of Jack Dempsey--hobo, roughneck, boxer, millionaire, movie star, and eventually, a man of compassion and generosity.

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9781423377801, titled "A Flame of Pure Fire: Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s" | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, July 15, 2009), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world.
9781423377825, titled "A Flame of Pure Fire: Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s" | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, July 15, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world.

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Product Description: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world. With his fierce good looks and matchless dedication to the kill, he was a fighter perfectly suited to his time. In A Flame of Pure Fire, renowned sports writer Roger Kahn not only chronicles the thrilling, brutal bouts of the Manassa Mauler, but also illustrates how the tumultuous 1920s shaped Dempsey, and how the champ in turn, left an indelible mark on sports and American history...read more
By Roger Kahn and Kevin Yon (narrator)
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CD/Spoken Word:

9781423377818 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, July 15, 2009), cover price $99.97 | About this edition: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world.
9781423377832 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, July 15, 2009), cover price $44.97 | About this edition: Through most of the Roaring ‘20s, Jack Dempsey was the heavyweight champion of the world.

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Product Description: Charles M. Conlon created iconic images of baseball’s glorious heyday, taking about 30,000 photographs of the sport from 1904 to 1942. In The Big Show: Charles M. Conlon’s Golden Age Baseball Photographs, soulful, striking shots of Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, and hundreds of other major leaguers are paired with captions meticulously based on contemporary reports and quotes from the players themselves...read more
By Roger Kahn (foreword by)
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9781419700699 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 1, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Charles M.

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Product Description: Novelist W. P. Kinsella wrote that baseball is “a game where little gems of wisdom or whimsy can be created in the dugout, the bullpen, or the press box during long, hot afternoons and evenings of baseball.” The Little Red Book of Baseball Wisdom unearths a treasury of quotes reflecting more than a century’s worth of history from our national pastime...read more
By Roger Kahn (foreword by)
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9781616087180 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 5, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Novelist W.

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9780151006229 | Houghton Mifflin, May 30, 2011, cover price $28.00

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