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Summer of "49

by David Halberstam

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Perennial Classics in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team) -- History,
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team) -- History,
  • Cleveland Indians (Baseball team) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSummer of 1949, Summer of forty-nine
    StatementDavid Halberstam.
    SeriesPerennial classics, Perennial classic.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.B62 H35 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p. :
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3953933M
    ISBN 100060007818
    LC Control Number2001052361
    OCLC/WorldCa48098541

    Summer of '49 (Signed First Printing) by Halberstam, David Seller Leather Stalking Books Published Condition Fine in Fine dust jacket Edition First Edition; . Summer of '49 (Book): Halberstam, David: With incredible skill, passion, and insight, Pulitzer Prize-winningauthor David Halberstam returns us to a glorious time when the dreams of a now almost forgotten America rested on the crack of a bat. The year was , and a war-weary nation turned from the battlefields to the ball fields in search of new heroes. It was a summer that marked the.

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      “ SUMMER OF ‘42 is a charming and tender novel The overall effect is one of high hilarity. Raucher is a comic-artist who is able to convey the fears and joys of the boy and at the same time give older readers a wrench in the heart. ” — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY A classic coming-of-age story and international : Herman Raucher. Summary. Chapter Francie loves college. A boy that she met in the bookstore, Ben Blake, helps her acclimate to her classes. He is only a senior in high school, .


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