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Author Klein, Maury, 1939- author.

Title Stealing games : how John McGraw transformed baseball with the 1911 New York Giants / Maury Klein.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2016.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.3576 KLE    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    796.35764 KLE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xxxii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-346) and index.
Contents Prologue: The rite of spring -- PART 1. THE GROUNDWORK -- Chapter 1: The Mastermind -- Chapter 2: The Business of Baseball -- Chapter 3: The Master Builder -- Chapter 4: Rivals -- Chapter 5: Fresh Blood -- Chapter 6: Starting Over -- Chapter 7: Bitter Aftertastes -- Chapter 8: Coming Together -- PART 2. THE SEASON -- Chapter 9: April: All Fired Up -- Chapter 10: May: Home Away from Home -- Chapter 11: June: Dogfight -- Chapter 12: July: Dog Days -- Chapter 13: August: Jinxes and Charms -- Chapter 14: September: Road Warriors -- Chapter 15: October: Sweet Victory -- Chapter 16: World Series: The Long and Short of It -- Chapter 17: The McGraw Dynasties -- Epilogue: The Parade Passing.
Subject New York Giants (Baseball team) -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9781632860248 (Hardcover : alk. paper)
1632860244 (Hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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