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Baseball Confidential

Secret History of the War Among Chandler, Durocher, MacPhail, and Rickey.

by Arthur William Mann

  • 5 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by McKay in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chandler, Albert Benjamin, 1898-,
  • Durocher, Leo Ernest, 1906-,
  • Baseball -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6094904M
    LC Control Number51012689
    OCLC/WorldCa1352959

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      Another old book entitled Marilyn Monroe Confidential gave a very revealing portrait of how life was for Marilyn at home. The book received a lot of criticism because of the private and shocking information revealed in it by Marilyn’s so-called friend, Lena Author: Traciy Reyes.   In his new book, “Cooperstown Confidential: Heroes, Rogues and the Inside Story of the Baseball Hall of Fame,” Zev Chafets suggests that part of the problem is that the whole institution is.

    This article originally appeared in SABR's "The Team That Forever Changed Baseball and America: The Brooklyn Dodgers" (University of Nebraska Press, ), edited by Lyle Spatz.. Leo Durocher made the cover of Time magazine just once: the Ap , hed the day before Jackie Robinson broke into the major leagues with the Brooklyn Dodgers, the Time article did not cast the.   Fantasy Baseball by Alan Gratz | Editorial Reviews. Paperback $ In addition to writing plays, magazine articles, and a few episodes of A&E's City Confidential, Alan has taught catapult building to middle schoolers, written more than 6, radio commercials, and lectured as a Czech university. and not a book character at all /5(12).


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