Hummers, Knucklers, and Slow Curves: Contemporary Baseball Poems

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Don Johnson
University of Illinois Press, Jan 1, 1991 - Sports & Recreation - 130 pages
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Baseball and poetry would seem to be mutually exclusive passions, except for those true believers who insist that baseball is poetry! This book's eighty-four poems written over the past four decades describe baseball's rich and varied forms and collectively attempt to define its essence.
  

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Contents

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LIII
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LIV
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XXX
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XXXIII
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XXXIV
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LVI
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LVIII
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LIX
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LXI
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LXXVI
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LXXVII
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LXXX
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LXXXI
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LXXXIV
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LXXXV
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LXXXVI
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LXXXVII
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Don Hanlon Johnson received a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Yale University. He is a professor of Somatics at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco.

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