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Got 'Em, Got 'Em, Need 'em: A Fan's Guide to Collecting the Top 100 Sports Cards of All Time

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Days gone by are relived with some of the trading card industrys most well-known experts in this nostalgic look back at one of the most popular hobbies in history. Covering baseball, basketball, football, hockey, boxing, and golf, this unique book offers a countdown of the greatest sports cards ever produced and the players and personalities involved. This multisport collection delightfully counts down the best 100 cards from the business while offering interviews, up-to-date history, and stories about the cards and their depicted players. Collectors and sports fans will especially appreciate the bonus in-depth look at the best innovations in the business, the worst blunders, and the special tribute to the hobby's boom era in the 1990s. For more than 100 years, kids of all ages have enjoyed the thrill of collecting sports cards, making this retrospective look at the hobby a thorough and long-lasting collectible ode to a much-loved pastime.

Synopsis:

Offers a retrospective of the greatest and rarest sports cards ever produced, covering baseball, basketball, football, hockey, boxing, and golf, and explores the innovations and controversies of the hobby's industry.

About the Author

Stephen Laroche is a longtime trading card collector and a brand manager for In The Game, Inc., a Canada-based trading card company. He lives in Belleville, Ontario. Jon Waldman is a writer and lifetime card collector. He has written for a variety of magazines and newspapers, including "Hockey News" and "Winnipeg Men" magazine. He is a coauthor of "SLAM! Wrestling." He lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781550229806
Author:
Laroche, Stephen
Publisher:
ECW Press
Author:
Waldman, Jon
Subject:
History
Subject:
Antiques-Sports
Subject:
Sports Cards - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
No Series Information required
Publication Date:
20110431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
291
Dimensions:
9.75 x 6.75 in 1.46 lb

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Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Antiques » Collectibles
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Antiques » Sports
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Sports General

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