Illustrated History Of The Dodgers

by Richard Whittingham

Publisher: Triumph Books

Written in English
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  • Pictorial works,
  • History,
  • Sports,
  • Baseball - History,
  • Baseball - Specific Teams,
  • Baseball - General,
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball,
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
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Number of Pages296
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ISBN 101572437146
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The Illustrated History of the Los Angeles Dodgers vividly tells the entire story, from the team s early days in Brooklyn, to the legendary Boys of Summer, to the cross-country move into the ensuing string of pennants and subsequent championships over the next five decades/5(3).

The first chapter covers the first 50 years of Dodger history and the second chapter covers the boys of summer. By the third chapter they are off to Los Angeles. That breaks down to about 40 pages of Brooklyn history and pages of Los Angeles history.4/5. Los Angeles Dodgers: An Illustrated History Hardcover – September 2, by Richard Whittingham (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Richard Whittingham.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: vii, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm: Responsibility. The Los Angeles Dodgers, An Illustrated History by Richard Whittingham with a forward by Tommy Lasorda. This hardback book is from It is in pretty good shape.

The dust jacket and a few pages in the front have some rips. This can all be seen in the photos. Print book: English: 1st edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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Jackie Robinson made his debut with the Dodgers on Ap at Brooklyn's Ebbets Field. Read about his career, life. Illustrated History of the Dodgers by Richard Whittingham foreward by Tommy Lasorda. This is a great collection to a Dodger fan.

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Following the season, the club parted ways with manager Don Mattingly and Greinke exercised an opt-out clause in his contract, going on to sign with division rival Arizona.

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First published in as part of the acclaimed Putnam series of team histories, Frank Graham’s colorful chronicle presents the Brooklyn Dodgers in “all their glory and all their daffiness” from the team’s beginnings as the Atlantics in throughwith a short summary of the season.

In his foreword, Hall of Fame sports writer Jack Lang writes that “in an era that. But few remember any of those achievements today. Dixie Walker—born in Georgia, and a resident of Birmingham, Alabama, for most of his life—is now most often remembered as one of the southerners on the Dodgers team who resented and resisted Jackie Robinson when he joined the ball club inas the fi rst African American major leaguer in the modern game.

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