Baseball Americana: treasures from the Library of Congress

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Smithsonian Books,
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c2009.
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English
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Baseball Americana is a lavishly illustrated history of America’s favorite sport, compiled from the unparalleled collections of the Library of Congress, now available from Smithsonian Books. From baseball’s biggest stars to street urchins, from its most newsworthy stories to sandlot and little League games, Baseball Americana tells the history of baseball’s hardscrabble origins, rich cultural heritage, and uniquely American character.
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9780061625466
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table_of_contents "Old town" to your town: the game's early years -- First fanatics and home-run heroes: the spread of the national game (1870-1900) -- Opening days: the baseball century begins (1900-1920) -- Boom and bust: the Black Sox, Murderer's Row, and the Great Depression (1919-1939) -- The war years usher in the wonder years (1940-1970).
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