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American Sports History #14: Chris Von Der Ahe and the St. Louis Browns

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Fans who think the game is wild now will appreciate Hetrick's account of Von der Ahe...who throughout the 1880s was embroiled in legal battles and baseball disputes that culminated in his own kidnapping and his stadium being burned to the ground. Direct ancestor to today's Cardinals, the Browns won the pennant four years in a row under his wild leadership.--REFERENCE AND RESEARCH BOOK NEWS

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-269) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810834736
Author:
Hetrick, J. Thomas
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press
Location:
Lanham, Md. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Baseball - History
Subject:
St. louis browns (baseball team)
Subject:
Baseball team owners.
Subject:
St. Louis Browns (Baseball team) - History
Subject:
Von der Ahe, Chris
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Sports General
Edition Number:
288
Series:
American sports history series ;
Series Volume:
98-651no. 14
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
6.00x9.00x.81 in. 1.36 lbs.

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Reference » Bibliography and Library Science
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Baseball » General
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Sports General

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