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A quirky, wry, and often hilarious odyssey through the baseball fields of Latin America both sports book and travelogue, political reportage and meditation on New World identity. With wit and style, John Krich evokes a world where barefoot kids perfect their swings with stalks of sugar cane, midget mascots dance the merengue atop dugouts, and wily scouts compete with dictators for the souls of promising shortstops. El Beisbol sparkles with keen observation and irreverent humor. Washington Post Book World

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A quirky, wry, and often hilarious odyssey through the baseball fields of Latin America--both sports book and travelogue, political reportage and meditation on New World identity. El Beisbol sparkles with keen observation and irreverent humor. --Washington Post Book World

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A quirky, wry, and often hilarious odyssey through the baseball fields of Latin America.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566634199
Author:
Krich, John
Publisher:
Ivan R. Dee Publisher
Location:
Chicago
Subject:
Baseball - History
Subject:
Baseball
Subject:
Latin america
Subject:
Latin America - General
Subject:
Baseball -- Latin America.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Baseball General
Edition Description:
1st Ivan R. Dee pbk. ed., 2002 ed..
Series Volume:
102
Publication Date:
20011231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.56x5.42x.74 in. .73 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , A quirky, wry, and often hilarious odyssey through the baseball fields of Latin America--both sports book and travelogue, political reportage and meditation on New World identity. El Beisbol sparkles with keen observation and irreverent humor. --Washington Post Book World
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