The story of baseball

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W. Morrow,
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Rev. ed.
"This solid, absorbing introduction to the history, mechanics, and magic of baseball has been expanded and updated, with the addition of several chapters incorporating new baseball lore and current faces. A winner in any season."--Horn Book.

"A splendid volume for fans of all ages. a solid hit." --The New York Times

"A grand slam all the way!" --School Library Journal

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Grouping Title story of baseball
Grouping Author ritter lawrence s
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display_description Traces the history of baseball, which was first played in a form resembling the modern game in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 1846, and first played by professional players in 1869.
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subject_facet Baseball -- History, Baseball -- History -- Juvenile literature, Baseball -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Literature
title_display The story of baseball
title_full The story of baseball / by Lawrence S. Ritter ; foreword by Ted Williams
title_short The story of baseball
topic_facet Baseball, History