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A history of the popular American sport from before the turn of the century to the modern day, discussing its changes under the impact of changing times

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9780531105887 | Franklin Watts, October 1, 1988, cover price $21.10 | About this edition: A history of the popular American sport from before the turn of the century to the modern day, discussing its changes under the impact of changing times

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Offers profiles of twenty-one of the best all-time baseball managers, including Alston, Durocher, Herzog, McCarthy, Martin, Stengel, Weaver, and Williams

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9780531097793 | Franklin Watts, April 1, 1985, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers profiles of twenty-one of the best all-time baseball managers, including Alston, Durocher, Herzog, McCarthy, Martin, Stengel, Weaver, and Williams

Statistics and accounts by the record makers themselves, this book documents baseball's most famous moments, its feats of durability and skill, and a diversity of first--and last--happenings

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9780689113857 | Atheneum, September 1, 1983, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Statistics and accounts by the record makers themselves, this book documents baseball's most famous moments, its feats of durability and skill, and a diversity of first--and last--happenings

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Traces the history of the Boston-New York baseball rivalry, identifies its causes, and compares the players, stadiums, and fans of both teams

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9780689706660 | Scribner, March 1, 1984, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Boston-New York baseball rivalry, identifies its causes, and compares the players, stadiums, and fans of both teams

Provides brief sketches of fifty members of the Baseball Hall of Fame, including players, managers, and executives from all eras of the sport, and includes a complete list of members

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9780531049044 | Franklin Watts, August 1, 1985, cover price $10.40 | About this edition: Provides brief sketches of fifty members of the Baseball Hall of Fame, including players, managers, and executives from all eras of the sport, and includes a complete list of members

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An NFL veteran shares his memories of life as a football player, and discusses his many colleagues and issues such as women in the locker room, strikes, and steroid use

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9780886875398 | Pharos Books, September 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An NFL veteran shares his memories of life as a football player, and discusses his many colleagues and issues such as women in the locker room, strikes, and steroid use

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Recounts one hundred and forty years of New York City baseball, focusing on the Yankees, Dodgers, and Mets

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9780878338801 | Taylor Pub, April 1, 1995, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Recounts one hundred and forty years of New York City baseball, focusing on the Yankees, Dodgers, and Mets

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Product Description: An entertaining read about the greatest baseball team, the 1927 New York Yankees, who beat up on American League rivals during the regular season and then swept the World Series. With verve, facts, and stories, Harvey Frommer evokes the Murderers' Row of Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Miller Huggins, Tony Lazerri, Bob Meusel, and more...read more

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9781630760045, titled "Five O'clock Lightning: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, and the Greatest Baseball Team in History, the 1927 New York Yankees" | Taylor Pub, April 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An entertaining read about the greatest baseball team, the 1927 New York Yankees, who beat up on American League rivals during the regular season and then swept the World Series.
9780470580325 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 26, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Advance Praise for Five O'Clock Lightning "Come along with Harvey Frommer on a jaunty stroll through baseball eighty years ago.

Miscellaneous:

9780470173824 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 18, 2008, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Advance Praise for Five O'Clock Lightning "Come along with Harvey Frommer on a jaunty stroll through baseball eighty years ago. The 1927 Yankees may or may not have been the best team ever, but surely this is the best book about that wonderful concentration of talent...read more

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9780471778127, titled "Five O'Clock Lightning: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, and the Greatest Team in Baseball, the 1927 New York Yankees" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 26, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Advance Praise for Five O'Clock Lightning "Come along with Harvey Frommer on a jaunty stroll through baseball eighty years ago.

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American sports fans are provided with an overview of soccer's history, international influence, origins in the United States, zany personalities, and odd moments

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9780689109935 | Macmillan Pub Co, January 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: American sports fans are provided with an overview of soccer's history, international influence, origins in the United States, zany personalities, and odd moments

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Describes the origins of Little League, explains the reasons for its success, and shares the memories of former players

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9780886874193 | Pharos Books, May 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Describes the origins of Little League, explains the reasons for its success, and shares the memories of former players

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Product Description: On city streets and suburban sandlots, millions of boys have played the nation's game. Growing Up Baseball recounts the stories of those few whose childhood dreams of playing in the big leagues came true. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780878331864 | Taylor Pub, May 1, 2001, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: On city streets and suburban sandlots, millions of boys have played the nation's game.

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Brings together the childhood memories of a hundred men and women, young and old, who reflect on family life, interaction with the gentile world, and the meaning of peace (view table of contents)
By Harvey Frommer (editor) and Myrna Katz Frommer (editor)

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9780151001323 | Harcourt, November 1, 1995, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Brings together the childhood memories of a hundred men and women, young and old, who reflect on family life, interaction with the gentile world, and the meaning of place

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9780803269002 | Bison Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Brings together the childhood memories of a hundred men and women, young and old, who reflect on family life, interaction with the gentile world, and the meaning of peace

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Product Description: Over one hundred voices recall, chronicle, and celebrate the Brooklyn of legend.It Happened in Brooklyn tells the story of mid-century Brooklyn, home of the famed Brooklyn Dodgers, Nathan’s franks, stoop-ball, stick-ball, and some of the best high schools in America...read more

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9780151143665 | Harcourt, October 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An oral narrative of life in the borough of Brooklyn

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9781438427508 | Excelsior Editions, March 5, 2009, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Over one hundred voices recall, chronicle, and celebrate the Brooklyn of legend.
9780299206147 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, November 30, 2004, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Mid-century Brooklyn was the home of the Dodgers, stoop-ball and stick-ball, a booming Coney Island amusement scene, and some of the best high schools in America.
9780156002370 | Mariner Books, November 1, 1995, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Like the borough itself, this celebratory chronicle is a symphony of neighborhoods, ethnicities, faiths, and foods.

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A collection of period photographs, personal reminiscences, and interviews with such New York personalities as Herman Badillo, Jimmy Breslin, Elaine Kaufman, and Bill Gallo capture the cultural diversity and social history of Manhattan in the years from the end of World War II to the mid-1970s. Reprint.

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9780425181690 | Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 2001, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of period photographs, personal reminiscences, and interviews capture the cultural diversity and social history of Manhattan in the years from the end of World War II to the mid-1970s.

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9780425191668 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 2003), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of period photographs, personal reminiscences, and interviews with such New York personalities as Herman Badillo, Jimmy Breslin, Elaine Kaufman, and Bill Gallo capture the cultural diversity and social history of Manhattan in the years from the end of World War II to the mid-1970s.

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Product Description: Just in time for the one-hundredth anniversary of Miami Beach, It Happened in Miami, the Magic City: An Oral History features nearly seventy fabulous voices including more than fifteen mini-memorists, telling stories, offering perceptions on subject matter as far back as memory allows up to the exciting headlines of today...read more

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9781589799509 | Taylor Pub, November 10, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Just in time for the one-hundredth anniversary of Miami Beach, It Happened in Miami, the Magic City: An Oral History features nearly seventy fabulous voices including more than fifteen mini-memorists, telling stories, offering perceptions on subject matter as far back as memory allows up to the exciting headlines of today.

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9781630761974 | Taylor Pub, April 1, 2018, cover price $17.95
9780762832484 | Book Sales, August 1, 2001, cover price $4.99

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Product Description: This signature book captures the flavor of the "Borscht Belt," that fabled vacation area just "ninety minutes from Broadway." Summer romances, mambo time, menus with seven kinds of herring, musical and comedic greats getting their start, bungalows, and big hotels like Grossinger’s—all come back in a rush...read more

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9780299206048 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, January 30, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This signature book captures the flavor of the "Borscht Belt," that fabled vacation area just "ninety minutes from Broadway.
9780156002387 | Mariner Books, October 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Fully illustrated and complete with over 100 interviews, this engrossing oral history truly captures the flavor of what Jewish comedians used to call the Borscht Belt and re-creates a world now gone-a New York State vacation haven in the middle decades of this century primarily to New York City Jews-and is sure to take readers on a sunny cruise down memory lane.

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Product Description: In this deliciously revealing oral history of Broadway from World War II through the early 1980s, more than one hundred theater veterans—including Carol Channing, Hal Prince, Donna McKechnie, Hal Holbrook, Andrea McArdle, and Al Hirschfeld—deliver the behind-the-scenes story of the hits, the stars, the feuds, and the fiascoes...read more

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9781589799165 | Taylor Pub, December 2, 2014, cover price $18.95 | also contains It Happened on Broadway: An Oral History of the Great White Way | About this edition: In this deliciously revealing oral history of Broadway from World War II through the early 1980s, more than one hundred theater veterans—including Carol Channing, Hal Prince, Donna McKechnie, Hal Holbrook, Andrea McArdle, and Al Hirschfeld—deliver the behind-the-scenes story of the hits, the stars, the feuds, and the fiascoes.
9780299197049 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, August 30, 2004, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: From the living memories of the people who created the magic of Broadway theater, It Happened on Broadway illustrates the history of Broadway, its triumphs and failures, its constant variety, and enduring glories.

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This look at the life of Jackie Robinson focuses on his breaking the color barrier, his years with the Brooklyn Dodgers, and the problems of being the first Black in professional baseball

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9780531048580 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 1984, cover price $12.90 | About this edition: Follows the famous sports figure who broke baseball's color barrier from his early years in California through his struggle with the Brooklyn Dodgers to his post-playing career.

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Product Description: Experience the mosaic of mid-century Manhattan in this exuberant oral history that begins in the post–World War II years when the city came into its own, and ends in the mid-1970s when it nearly went bust. This is the story of a time when great ocean liners were docked in the Hudson River ports, Checker cabs hurtled across a two-way Fifth Avenue, and the Third Avenue el cast long shadows onto the street below...read more

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9781589799059 | Reprint edition (Taylor Pub, September 6, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Experience the mosaic of mid-century Manhattan in this exuberant oral history that begins in the post–World War II years when the city came into its own, and ends in the mid-1970s when it nearly went bust.

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An overview of the basics of judo and karate, this book for the beginner presents fundamental movements, discusses histories, legends, rankings, and etiquette, and concludes with a glossary of terms

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9780689109089 | Macmillan Pub Co, October 1, 1978, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: An overview of the basics of judo and karate, this book for the beginner presents fundamental movements, discusses histories, legends, rankings, and etiquette, and concludes with a glossary of terms

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Product Description: In the heady days after World War II, the nation was ready for excitement and heroes, and a city—New York—was eager for entertainment. Baseball provided the heroes, and the Yankees, the Giants, and the Dodgers—with their rivalries, their successes, their stars—provided the show...read more

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9781589798908, titled "New York City Baseball: The Golden Age, 1947–1957" | Reprint edition (Taylor Pub, November 1, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In the heady days after World War II, the nation was ready for excitement and heroes, and a city—New York—was eager for entertainment.

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Product Description: What a time! In the heady days after World War II, a nation was ready for heroes and a great city was eager for entertainment. Baseball provided the heroes, and the Yankees, the Giants, and the Dodgers—with their rivalries, their successes, their stars—provided the show...read more

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9780299196943 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What a time!
9780156655002 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, April 1, 1992), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When the lights came on again after World War II, they illuminated a New York eager for action.

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On the heels of their 1996 World Championship comes an in-depth volume that include statistics on every Yankee player and manager, more than 250 classic photos, chapters on different Yankee eras, rivalries, ball parks, and much more. (view table of contents)

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9780028615110 | Macmillan General Reference, May 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Compiles the history and lore of the 'Bronx Bombers' from their beginnings in 1903 as the Highlanders through the 1996 World Series championship

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