Conspiracy of silence : sportswriters and the long campaign to desegregate baseball / Chris Lamb.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2012.
xiii, 397 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Examines the campaign to desegregate baseball, chronicles the efforts of alternative presses to end baseball' color line, and reveals how differently black and white newspapers, and black and white America, viewed racial equality.