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Blackguards and Red Stockings : A History of Baseball's National Association, 1871-1875 (Revised)

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Ryczek presents readers with a comprehensive examination of the history of the National Association of baseball, and its attempt to bring order to the amateur and professional baseball clubs that made up the sport between the Civil War and 1870. The author covers the history of baseball prior to the Civil War, the baseball landscape throughout the United States in the years just prior to the Civil War, the formation of the National Association, the first pennant race, the two-tiered nature of the league, and a variety of other related subjects. The author is a finance professional living in Connecticut. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 272
Genre: Sports + Recreation
Sub-Genre: Business Aspects, Baseball / History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Author: William J. Ryczek
Language: English
Street Date: March 22, 2016
TCIN: 50454389
UPC: 9780786499458
Item Number (DPCI): 248-06-9507
$29.95

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