Man on Spikes

Man on Spikes

By: Eliot Asinof (author), Marvin Miller (foreword_author)Paperback

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Selected as one of baseball literature's Golden Dozen by Roger Kahn, Man on Spikes is an uncompromisingly realistic novel about a baseball player who struggles through sixteen years of personal crises and professional ordeals before finally appearing in a major league game. In a preface to this new edition, Eliot Asinof reveals the long-suffering ballplayer and friend upon which the novel is based.

About Author

Eliot Asinof is renowned among baseball writers for Eight Men Out, his brilliant reconstruction of the infamous Black Sox scandal in the 1919 World Series. The author of five novels and eight works of nonfiction, he served an apprenticeship in the minor leagues as a prelude to his many works about baseball.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780809321902
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780809321902
  • ISBN10: 0809321904

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