Harry Hooper: An American Baseball Life

by

Write The First Customer Review

Through the figure of Harry Hooper (1887-1974), star of four World Series championship teams and a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, Paul Zingg describes baseball's transformation from an often unsavory sporting spectacle to a respectable career choice and entertainment institution. Hooper's diaries (including his unique account of his 1909 rookie season with the Boston Red Sox), written and taped memoirs, and letters spanning six decades allow rich and colorful commentary on the evolution of the modern professional game ...

Harry Hooper: An American Baseball Life 2004, University of Illinois Press, Champaign

ISBN-13: 9780252071706

Trade paperback

Select
Harry Hooper: An American Baseball Life 1993, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252020063

Hardcover

Select