The Dodgers Encyclopedia

Written By William McNeil
The Dodgers Encyclopedia
  • Publsiher : Sports Publishing LLC
  • Release : 01 September 2000
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
  • Pages : 464 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Dodgers Encyclopedia by author: William McNeil which was release on 01 September 2000 and published by Sports Publishing LLC with total page 464 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Dodgers Encyclopedia is the definitive book on Los Angeles and Brooklyn Dodgers baseball. It traces the history of one of Major League Baseball's most successful organizations, from the misty beginnings of its predecessors in rural Brooklyn more than 140 years ago, through their formative years in the major leagues, as a member of the American Association from 1884 through 1889, to a full-fledged representative of the National League since 1890. It covers the exciting and oftenzany years in Brooklyn through 1957, as well as a long and successful sojourn in Southern California during the last half of the 20th century.

The Dodgers Encyclopedia

The Dodgers Encyclopedia
  • Author : William McNeil
  • Publisher : Sports Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2000-09
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : The Dodgers Encyclopedia is the definitive book on Los Angeles and Brooklyn Dodgers baseball. It traces the history of one of Major League Baseball's most successful organizations, from the misty beginnings of its predecessors in rural Brooklyn more than 140 years ago, through their formative years in the major leagues, as ...

The Dodgers

The Dodgers
  • Author : Glenn Stout
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 445
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Traces the rich sports legacy of the Dodgers, from their origins in Brooklyn in 1884 to the present day, detailing such key events as the series of pennant races in the 1940s and 1950s and Kirk Gibson's home run in the 1988 World Series....

A Day in the Season of the Los Angeles Dodgers

A Day in the Season of the Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Author : Tom Zimmerman
  • Publisher : SP Books
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Briefly traces the history of the Dodgers, describes what goes on at the stadium on the day of a game, and shares the comments of fans, players, front office people, and those who work at the stadium...

Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Author : Mark Langill
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Sandy Koufax. Don Drysdale. Maury Wills. Steve Garvey. Don Sutton. Fernando Valenzuela. Tommy Lasorda. Shawn Green. Eric Gagne. Since 1958, names like these have made the Los Angeles Dodgers into one of baseball's most successful and envied teams. Over the years, the team has won an astonishing nine National League championships ...

Brooklyn Dodgers

Brooklyn Dodgers
  • Author : Mark Rucker
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : If there was ever a place in America where a city and its baseball team were as close as family, it was Brooklyn. The legacy of this relationship comes down to us in stories of childhoods spent at Ebbets Field and in the stories of Jackie Robinson and Branch Rickey, ...

The Artful Tax Dodgers

The Artful Tax Dodgers
  • Author : John W. O'Sullivan
  • Publisher : Matador
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Tax dodging: more popular than football, more subtle than chess, and played by millions. Some know the rules of the game, a few have some idea of the tactics, but what do they know of their faceless opponents in the distant computer centres and Special Compliance offices?In this ‘partial, ...

Bums

Bums
  • Author : Peter Golenbock,Paul Dickson
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : It's been over 50 years since they moved to Los Angeles, but the Brooklyn Dodgers remain ingrained in the fabric of our national pastime. Golenbock's oral history of these "lovable losers" tells the team's tale through the words of Pee Wee Reese, Leo Durocher, Duke Snider, and other Brooklyn greats....

Artful Dodgers

Artful Dodgers
  • Author : Marah Gubar
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : In this groundbreaking contribution to Victorian and children's literature studies, Marah Gubar proposes a fundamental reconception of the nineteenth-century attitude toward childhood. The ideology of innocence was much slower to spread than we think, she contends, and the people whom we assume were most committed to it--children's authors and members ...

MLB Los Angeles Dodgers Budget and Financial Journal for Dodgers Fan

MLB Los Angeles Dodgers Budget and Financial Journal   for Dodgers Fan
  • Author : Hermelindo Ruizza
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-04-09
  • Total pages : 102
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : We hope you'll enjoy our Los Angeles Dodgers Notebook & Journal in the 6 x 9 inch; 15.24 x 22.86cm size as much as we did creating in for you. The Name Notebook & Journal is a classic and portable notebook & journal. Perfect to use as a diary for recording your daily thoughts or to ...

Dodgers

Dodgers
  • Author : Bill Beverly
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Dodgers is a dark, unforgettable coming-of-age journey that recalls the very best of Richard Price, Denis Johnson, and J.D. Salinger. It is the story of a young LA gang member named East, who is sent by his uncle along with some other teenage boys—including East's hothead younger brother—...

The Brooklyn Dodgers

The Brooklyn Dodgers
  • Author : Frank Graham
  • Publisher : SIU Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : First published in 1945 as part of the acclaimed Putnam series of team histories, Frank Graham’s colorful chronicle presents the Brooklyn Dodgers in “all their glory and all their daffiness” from the team’s beginnings as the Atlantics in 1883 through 1943, with a short summary of the 1944 season. In his foreword, ...

Brooklyn Dodgers in Cuba

Brooklyn Dodgers in Cuba
  • Author : Jim Vitti
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 127
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : The Brooklyn Dodgers held spring training in Havana in 1947 so Jackie Robinson could practice safely. Yet that was hardly the beginning: the Bums played in Cuba over 60 seasons, from 1900 to 1959. Ballplayers drank hard with Hemingway. Some found themselves in Cuban jails. Pitcher Van Lingle Mungo, barricaded in the Hotel Nacional ...

The Team That Forever Changed Baseball and America

The Team That Forever Changed Baseball and America
  • Author : Society for American Baseball Research (SABR)
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-01
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : Of all the teams in the annals of baseball, only a select few can lay claim to historic significance. One of those teams is the 1947 Brooklyn Dodgers, the first racially integrated Major League team of the twentieth century. The addition of Jackie Robinson to its roster changed not only baseball ...

MLB Los Angeles Dodgers Weekly Journal for Dodgers Fan

MLB Los Angeles Dodgers Weekly Journal   for Dodgers Fan
  • Author : Pete Leggioer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-04-08
  • Total pages : 102
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : We hope you'll enjoy our Los Angeles Dodgers Notebook & Journal in the 6 x 9 inch; 15.24 x 22.86cm size as much as we did creating in for you. The Name Notebook & Journal is a classic and portable notebook & journal. Perfect to use as a diary for recording your daily thoughts or to ...

Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Author : Bill Shannon,Dick Lally
  • Publisher : Bonanza Books
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 61
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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Summary : An overview of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team, discussing its players, history, last season, great moments, records, and prospects....