Willie's time: a memoir

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Lippincott, 1979 - Biography & Autobiography - 352 pages
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Review: Willie's Time: A Memoir

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An older book, not so much "the Willie Mays story", more a parallel chronicle of life in America during the span of Willies career. Very well written, the prose is complex for a supposed sports book. I would give it 4 1/2 stars. Read full review

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Still in my hero worship reading phase; this is a very readable account of Willie's career, paralleling the administrations of five presidents. Maybe a bit overwritten, which makes it a product of its ... Read full review

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About the author (1979)

Charles Einstein has been a journalist, novelist, editor, and screenwriter. A lifetime member of the Baseball Writers Association of America and a ranking historian of the game, Einstein is the author or editor of thirty-five books and more than five hundred magazine articles. His previous works include four "Fireside Books of Baseball, The New Baseball Reader, "and (with Willie Mays) "Born to Play Ball "and "My Life In and Out of Baseball.

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