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Many Autumns Ago: the Frank Leahy Era At Boston College and Notre Dame

By: Bynum, Mike (edited by)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, U. S. A., October Football Corp: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003150

ISBN: 0945718012

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


SIGNED - It all began a long time ago during the late 1930s, 1940s and 1950s when Frank Leahy and his winning Boston College and Notre Dame teams took the college football world by storm and, in the process, captured the hearts and emotions of an entire nation. "To him, " a sportswriter once said of Knute Rockne's greatest student, "there was only one way to play football - the Frank Leahy way. His system was simple - they won. " This book is the inspiring story of Frank Leahy, his great teams and their memorable era. It is filled with warm memories and thrilling glories, a sto... View more info

The Go Go Chicago White Sox

By: Dave Condon; Veeck, Bill (Foreword by)

Price: $62.56

Publisher: New York, NY, Coward-Mccann: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003912

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED - A book from the short-lived Coward-McCann Sports Library. This is the complete story of the Chicago White Sox, who after forty years of "penance and frustration" made 1959 a red-letter year by unseating the mighty New York Yankees and winning the American League pennant. The pen of a top-flight sports writer and a big selection of action pictures tell all about it, including: highlights of the 1959 season; intimate glimpses of the players, their families and the front office "brass; " an exciting behind-the-scenes account of the battle for team control that finally end... View more info

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The Greatest First Basemen of all Time

By: Honig, Donald

Price: $8.28

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001420

ISBN: 051756842X

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This book details those athletic first basemen who are in every play. Nineteen players who have dominated that power-hitting position are detailed in this interesting book. An illustrated volume, Honig profiles each player with a biography, a picture portfolio, and lifetime statistics. Some of the greats include Frank Chance, Hal Chase, Stuffy McInnis, Jim Bottomley, Lou Gehrig, Gil Hodges, Steve Garvey, Eddie Murray, Don Mattingly and so forth. There is a section of "They Also Ran" that includes players that could have been included; you may feel they should have over other players! T... View more info