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Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training / Chris Lamb.

Authors: Lamb, Chris, 1958-
Call number: 796.357 Robinson LAM
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : University of Nebraska Press, c2004.
Publication date: c2004.
Subject: Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.
Discrimination in sports -- United States.
Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.
Title: Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training / Chris Lamb.
Physical description: xii, 226 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents note: Fried Chicken and Hard-boiled Eggs -- Jim Crow Baseball Must End -- Rickey and Robinson Challenge Segregated Baseball -- Robinson and Wright Take Their Game to Sanford -- Robinson and Wright Flee Sanford by Sundown -- Robinson Takes the Field -- Cheap Talk, Mexican Millionaires, and Eddie Klep -- Lights Out in Deland and Locked Gates in Jacksonville -- Integration Stands Its Ground against Southern Intolerance -- Robinson Wins the Day during His First Game in Montreal.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-216) and index.
ISBN: 0803229569 (cloth : alk. paper)
0803280475 (pbk.)
LCCN: 2004000614
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1040410
Bib No.: 1040410

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