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Author Dunkel, Tom.

Title Color blind : the forgotten team that broke baseball's color line / Tom Dunkel.

Imprint New York : Atlantic Monthly, c2013

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.357 DUN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 345 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-345)
Summary Dunkel traces the rise of a Bismarck integrated squad and follows them through their ups and downs, focusing on the 1935 season, and the first National Semi-Pro Tournament in Wichita, Kansas--a decade before Jackie Robinson broke into the Major Leagues!
Subject Racism in sports -- United States -- History.
Minor league baseball -- United States.
Baseball -- United States -- History.
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0802120121
9780802120120

 
    
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