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In Rare Form: A Pictorial History of Baseball Evangelist Billy Sunday

W. A. Firstenberger - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 168 pages
From 1896 to 1935, the flamboyant and controversial Billy Sunday preached his version of the gospel to millions of people across the nation. In this nontraditional biography of ...
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Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson's First Season

Jonathan Eig - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 336 pages
This bestselling account of the most important season in baseball history, 1947, tells the dramatic story of how Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier and changed baseball ...
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Wilt, 1962: The Night of 100 Points and the Dawn of a New Era

Gary M. Pomerantz - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 288 pages
On the night of March 2, 1962, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, right up the street from the chocolate factory, Wilt Chamberlain, a young and striking athlete celebrated as the Big ...
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Joe Louis: Hard Times Man

Randy Roberts - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 320 pages
Joe Louis defended his heavyweight boxing title an astonishing twenty-five times and reigned as world champion for more than eleven years. He got more column inches of ...
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Getting Open: The Unknown Story of Bill Garrett and the Integration of ...

Tom Graham, Rachel Graham Cody - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 272 pages
Bill Garrett was the Jackie Robinson of college basketball. In 1947, the same year Robinson broke the color line in major league baseball, Garrett integrated big-time college ...
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Floyd Patterson: The Fighting Life of Boxing’s Invisible Champion

W. K. Stratton - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 286 pages
"A well-researched and overdue tribute. Like one of Patterson's reliable left hooks, Stratton sharply recounts the life of an important, but often forgotten, two-time world ...
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Little Locke and the Mighty Indians of 1975

Steven P. Locke - History - 2012 - 386 pages
When author Steven P. Locke was a twelve-year-old boy growing up in Canal Winchester, Ohio, he witnessed something extraordinary—a championship football season, coached by his ...
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Live All You Can: Alexander Joy Cartwright and the Invention of Modern Baseball

Jay Martin - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 155 pages
Laying waste to the notion that Abner Doubleday established the modern game of baseball, acclaimed biographer Jay Martin makes a bold case for A. J. Cartwright (1820-1892), an ...
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Jim Thorpe: World's Greatest Athlete

Robert W. Wheeler - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 336 pages
Born in 1888 in Oklahoma Territory, Jim Thorpe was a Sac and Fox Indian. After attending the Sac and Fox agency school and Haskell Indian Junior College in Lawrence, Kansas, he ...
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A Flame of Pure Fire: Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s

Roger Kahn - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 496 pages
Jack Dempsey was perfectly suited to the time in which he fought, the time when the United States first felt the throb of its own overwhelming power. For eight years and two ...
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