Synopses & Reviews
Fascinating to browse through and fun to read, this colorful scrapbook celebrates the great American pastime as it showcases photos and artifacts from the first major traveling exhibition of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Dramatic images capture the sports famous moments and commemorate the heroes that kids lovefrom Babe Ruth to Sammy Sosa, Jackie Robinson to Mark McGwire. Lively vignettes, fun facts, and quizzes unfold the history and spirit of the sport, revealing how the phenomenon of baseball has reflected and shaped Americas culture over the years. A unique collectible and great gift for young sports lovers!
Presented by National Geographic and the Baseball Hall of Fame, this companion to the groundbreaking, ten-city, four-year traveling exhibition "Baseball As America" looks at the history of baseball and celebrates the spirit of the popular sport. 90 full-color photos and art throughout.