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The golden era of major league baseball

Bryan Soderholm-Difatte

The golden era of major league baseball

a time of transition and integration

by Bryan Soderholm-Difatte

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBryan Soderholm-Difatte
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV863.A1 S688 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination235 pages
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27192969M
    ISBN 101442252219
    ISBN 109781442252219
    LC Control Number2015016289
    OCLC/WorldCa908698974

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