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Author Mitchell, Lincoln Abraham, author.

Title Baseball goes west : the Dodgers, the Giants, and the shaping of the major leagues / Lincoln A. Mitchell.

Publication Info. Kent, Ohio : The Kent State University Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  796.35764 MIT    DUE 09-05-19
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor  New Shelf  796.35764 MIT    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Allendale Branch On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description viii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-242) and index.
Contents Baseball then and now -- The oldest rivalry in baseball -- New York in the 1950s -- Baseball in the West Coast -- The move -- First seasons in California -- After Mays and Koufax -- Globalization, PEDs, and the Rivalry since 1990 -- The Giants and Dodgers today.
Summary "This book discusses the effects of two baseball teams, the Brooklyn Dodgers and the New York Giants, moving to the West Coast in the 1950s"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- History.
New York Giants (Baseball team) -- History.
Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team) -- History.
San Francisco Giants (Baseball team) -- History.
Baseball -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
ISBN 9781606353592 hardcover alkaline paper $39.95
1606353594 hardcover alkaline paper $39.95
Standard No. 40028628245

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