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The Diamond in the Bronx
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Neil J. Sullivan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Examines the history of Yankee Stadium and its importance to the people and politics of New York, looking at the teams, mayors, and players involved.
The Diamond in the Bronx
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Neil J. Sullivan
Categories: Baseball
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

The author chronicles the entire history of a stadium that has been home to the greatest dynasty in sports history. He follows Yankee Stadium, from its inception in 1923 up to the present controversies surrounding the building of a new stadium.
Sports in the Co-opetition of Metropolitan Regions
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Gerhard Trosien
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-19 - Publisher: epubli

Diverse international authors describe the importance of sports for a metropolitan region.
Sports in America from Colonial Times to the Twenty-First Century: An Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 1200
Authors: Steven A. Riess
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Provides practical help for the day-to-day concerns that keep managers awake at night. This book aims to fill the gap between the legal and policy issues that are the mainstay of human resources and supervision courses and the real-world needs of managers as they attempt to cope with the human
A Season in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Randy Roberts, Johnny Smith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The story of Mickey Mantle's magnificent 1956 season Mickey Mantle was the ideal batter for the atomic age, capable of hitting a baseball harder and farther than any other player in history. He was also the perfect idol for postwar America, a wholesome hero from the heartland. In A Season