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Author Shea, Stuart, author.

Title Wrigley Field : the long life and contentious times of the friendly confines / Stuart Shea.

Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.35764 SHE    Available
Description xv, 444 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: myths in concrete -- A new place, a new park -- Opening day at Weeghman Park: April 23, 1914 -- Heady days: Weeghman Park, 1914 -- 1917 -- 1918: Weeghman and the war -- No depression: Cubs Park/Wrigley Field, 1919 -- 1932 -- Last hurrahs: Wrigley Field, 1932 -- 1945 -- Postwar blues -- New wine in old bottles: Wrigley Field, 1966 -1981 -- The empire of the tribune: Wrigley Field, 1982 -- 2009 -- The Cubs way, 2009 and beyond.
Subject Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.) -- History.
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team) -- History.
Baseball fields -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.
ISBN 9780226134277 (paperback : alkaline paper)
022613427X (paperback : alkaline paper)

 
    
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