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Books Books 41 - 47 of about 47 related to Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption.   

Stengel: His Life and Times

Robert W. Creamer - Sports & Recreation - 1996 - 349 pages
One of the most endearing of American heroes, Casey Stengel guided the New York Yankees to ten pennants in twelve seasons. Here is the brilliant manager stripped naked—the ...
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John McGraw

Charles C. Alexander - Sports & Recreation - 1995 - 358 pages
"There has been only one manager-and his name is McGraw."-Connie Mack. "Diligently researched and artfully written, John McGraw illuminates not only the man but the ...
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Yankee Doodle Dandy: The Life and Times of Tod Sloan

John Dizikes - Sports & Recreation - 2004 - 225 pages
In the 1890s the world of racing was turned on its ear by a young American who rode°horses as no professional jockey had ever ridden: Tod Sloan hitched up his stirrups and ...
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Extra Bases: Reflections on Jackie Robinson, Race, and Baseball History

Jules Tygiel - Sports & Recreation - 2002 - 164 pages
A collection of previously published essays exploring various aspects of baseball history includes an introduction to baseball historiography and a discussion of Jackie ...
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Collision at Home Plate: The Lives of Pete Rose and Bart Giamatti

James Reston, Jr. - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 328 pages
Describes how the lives of baseball player Pete Rose and baseball commissioner Bart Giamatti collided when Rose was accused of betting on the game
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Safe by a Mile

Charlie Metro, Thomas L. Altherr - Sports & Recreation - 2002 - 529 pages
The author traces the evolution of baseball through the life of scout Charlie Metro--player, coach, manager, scout, and inventor from the Great Depression through the 1980s ...
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Serenity: A Boxing Memoir

Ralph Wiley - Sports & Recreation - 2000 - 242 pages
"This is a surprising book, a terrific book. It's not about boxing, but about an odd, demanding world in which boxing is the thread, the key to existence. Wiley deftly broadens ...
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