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Synopsis: Published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of Robinson's historic debut in major league baseball, this provocative collection of writings comes from Robinson himself, as well as from contributions by Red Barber, Roger Kahn, Malcolm X, and others.
Review: Jackie Robinson biographer Jules Tygiel has compiled a powerful batting order of prominent writers and those who knew Robinson first-hand--including Roger Kahn, Red Barber, black sportswriter Wendell Smith, Robinson's Olympic-medalist brother Mack, even Malcolm X and Jackie Robinson himself. Their perspectives help pierce the shadow cast by the legend and shed real light on the man. Barber's poignant recollection of his personal battle with racism still rings loudly a half century later, and Harold Parrott's "The Betrayal of Robinson" is an unforgettably harrowing account of the animosity directed toward Robinson that first season.
Title: The Jackie Robinson Reader: Perspectives on ...
Publisher: Dutton Adult
Book Condition: GOOD
Book Description Dutton Adult, 1997. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP11910997
Book Description Dutton Adult, 1997. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96374969
Book Description Dutton Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. little to no wear, pages are clean. The cover and binding are crisp with next no creases. Bookseller Inventory # 2795049527
Book Description Penguin Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Very good condition book with only light signs of previous use. Bookseller Inventory # G0525940960I4N10
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Book Description Dutton, New York, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Nf. Dust Jacket Condition: Nf. First Edition. Hard Cover. Nf/Nf. First Edition. Dj and book are in like new condition. Compilation of the greatest writers, including Roger Kahn, Red Barber, Malcolm X, and more, on the subject of Jackie Robinson. I HAVE SOLD SPORTS BOOKS FOR OVER 15 YEARS AND HAVE 1000+ BOOKS FOR SALE, MANY AUTOGRAPHED. To see the list click on "Booksellers" on the ABE home page, and type in "LSQ BOOKS" in Dallas Texas. Bookseller Inventory # 218
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Book Description Dutton Adult, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Hardcover and dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. Ships daily. Bookseller Inventory # 1308140016
Book Description Dutton, New York, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. A collection of essays and reminiscences about Jackie Robinson. ; 8vo; 280 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 21970
Book Description Dutton Adult, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0525940960