Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 February 2008

448 Pages | 22 b/w halftones

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195339284

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Baseball's Great Experiment

Jackie Robinson and His Legacy

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition

Jules Tygiel

Drawing on dozens of interviews with players and front office executives, contemporary newspaper accounts, and personal papers, Tygiel provides the most telling and insightful account of Jackie Robinson's influence on American baseball and society. The anniversary issue features a new foreword by the author.