Satch, Dizzy, and Rapid Robert

Satch, Dizzy, and Rapid Robert

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Before Jackie Robinson integrated major league baseball in 1947, black and white ballplayers had been playing against one another for decades—even, on rare occasions, playing with each other. Interracial contests took place during the off-season, when major leaguers and Negro Leaguers alike fattened their wallets by playing exhibitions in cities and towns across America. These barnstorming tours reached new heights, however, when Satchel Paige and other African-… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Simon & Schuster (March 16, 2010)

Collection: Simon & Schuster

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 3.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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