Harold Seymour offers the first book devoted entirely to the history of baseball outside of the professional leagues, revealing how the sport truly became the great American pastime. The People's Game, winner of the Macmillan-SABR Baseball Research Award, brings to life the central role of baseball for generations of Americans.

Baseball: The Early Years 1989, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195059120

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Baseball: The Early Years 1960, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195001006