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Hammerin" Hank, George Almighty and the Say Hey Kid

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Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Baseball - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General,
  • Baseball - History,
  • History,
  • Nineteen seventy-three, A.D,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11636200M
    ISBN 101402209568
    ISBN 109781402209567
    OCLC/WorldCa179102720

      Author chat: John Rosengren, author of “Hammerin’ Hank, George Almighty and the Say Hey Kid: The Year That Changed Baseball Forever,” will . The work is a non-fiction baseball book that combines elements of humor, anecdotal storytelling, odd lists and historical trivia. The first book inspired a sequel, released Ma by Fingers and Ritter: The Rollie Fingers Baseball Bible: Lists and Lore, Stories and Stats, Cincinnati, Ohio: Clerisy Press. ISBN Hank Greenberg: The Hero of Heroes 38 copies; Blades of Glory: The True Story of a Young Team Bred to Win 25 copies, 2 reviews; The Fight of Their Lives: How Juan Marichal And John Roseboro Turned 19 copies Hammerin' Hank, George Almighty and the Say Hey Kid: The Year That Changed 16 copies Meeting Christ in Teens: Startling Moments of Grace 3 copies.


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