A Legend in the Making: The New York Yankees in 1939

A Legend in the Making: The New York Yankees in 1939

By: Richard J. Tofel (author)Paperback

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The story of perhaps the greatest team in baseball history, narrated against a background of one of the game's most remarkable seasons-an original work of history based on considerable research. Mr. Tofel presents a good many usually overlooked findings and sets the sport in its social and historical context. "The best book about a single baseball team in a single year I have ever read."-Donald Honig.

About Author

Richard J. Tofel is president and chief operating officer of the new International Freedom Center, a museum of freedom and a cultural center to be built at the site of the World Trade Center. Formerly assistant publisher of the Wall Street Journal, Mr. Tofel is a graduate of Harvard College, the Harvard Law School, and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. Since the publication of A Legend in the Making, Mr. Tofel has gone on to write Vanishing Point and Sounding the Trumpet, both published by Ivan R. Dee. He lives in Riverdale, New York.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781566635523
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781566635523
  • weight: 381
  • ISBN10: 1566635527

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