Joe Dimaggio Revised Edition

Author: Kevin Viola
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 1467703982
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Arguably the best centerfielder in baseball history, DiMaggio won the World Series nine times-including his first four seasons with the team.

Mickey Mantle Revised Edition

Author: John Marlin
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 1467704024
Size: 59.42 MB
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Lou Gehrig, and Joe DiMaggio all rolled into one.” Mickey had even been
assigned a number 6 uniform, following directly after his predecessors—Ruth
had worn number 3 and Gehrig number 4, and DiMaggio wore number 5. The
rumblings were growing louder that hopes were pinned on Mickey to liter- ally
replace DiMaggio in his center-field spot since the famous player announced
1951 would be his last year as a Yankee. The fans—and slugger DiMaggio
himself—would be ...

Lou Gehrig Revised Edition

Author: Kevin Viola
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 1467704008
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Follow Lou's outstanding career from the playgrounds of New York City to the fields of Yankee stadium. Don't miss this incredible story of one of history's greatest baseball players!

Joe Dimaggio

Author: Richard Ben Cramer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439127980
Size: 53.61 MB
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The story that DiMaggio never wanted told, tells of his grace—and greed; his dignity, pride—and hidden shame.


Author: Michael Seidel
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803292932
Size: 57.25 MB
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Streak vividly and poignantly tells the story of "Joltin' Joe" DiMaggio's legendary fifty-six-game hitting streak and the last golden summer of baseball before America was engulfed by the maelstrom of the Second World War.

Becoming Joe Dimaggio

Author: Maria Testa
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780763624446
Size: 58.65 MB
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Twenty-four vignettes portray a young Italian-American boy's dream to become a great baseball player like Joe DiMaggio.


Author: Kostya Kennedy
Publisher: Time Inc Home Entertainment
ISBN: 1603201777
Size: 74.89 MB
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Recounts Joe DiMaggio's streak during the summer of 1941 and how it found its way into countless lives.

Joe Dimaggio

Author: Jerome Charyn
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300172664
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But as Seidel reminds us, “It is the cusplike quality of 1941,” its dreamlike,
uncertain atmosphere, “that helps account for the nostalgic strength of the year's
appeal today.”20 In the afterword to a new edition of the book, published in 2002,
Seidel talks about his own “encounter” with DiMaggio on the telephone, while he
was writing Streak. The Jolter had been reluctant to talk to any writer or
researcher, who might tread upon his personal life and ask him about the late
Mrs. DiMaggio, ...