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Monte Irvin: Negro Baseball League Books
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Title: The Story of Negro League Baseball
Author: Brashler, William
Publisher: Ticknor & Fields Books for Young Readers (1994)
ISBN: 0395671698
Call Number: J796.357 B736S
Notes: Short history on the Negro Baseball Leagues.

 
 
Title: Playing America's Game : the Story of Negro League Baseball
Author: Cooper, Michael
Publisher: Lodestar Books (1993)
ISBN: 0525674071
Call Number: 796.3576 C786P
Notes: This book covers the players and games of the Negro Baseball Leagues.

 
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Title: The Best Pitcher in Baseball : the Life of Rube Foster, Negro League Giant
Author: Cottrell, Robert C.
Publisher: New York University Press, (2001)
ISBN: 0814716148
Call Number: 796.357 F816C
Notes: Biographical sketch of the founder of the Negro National League.

 
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Title: Forgotten Players: The Story of Black Baseball in America
Author: Gardner, Robert
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (1993)
ISBN: 0802782485
Call Number: j796.357 G176f
Notes: Discusses the history of the Negro Baseball Leagues from the late 19th century to the early 20th century.

 
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Title: Baseball and the Color Line
Author: Gilbert, Thomas W.
Publisher: F. Watts (1995)
ISBN: 0531157474
Call Number: 796.357 G377B
Notes: Covers the history of the African-American baseball player from the days of Reconstruction through World War II.

 
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Title: Monte Irvin : Nice Guys Finish First
Author: Irvin, Monte
Publisher: Carroll & Graf (1996)
ISBN: 0786702540
Call Number: 796.357 IR8M
Notes: Monte Irvin's autobiography.

 
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Title: Negro League Baseball : the Rise and Ruin of a Black Institution
Author: Lanctot, Neil
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press (2004)
ISBN: 0812238079
Call Number: 796.3576 L229N
Notes: The book highlights the glorious years of the Negro Baseball Leagues and their decline.

 
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Title: The Encyclopedia of Negro League Baseball
Author: Loverro, Thom
Publisher: Facts on File (2003)
ISBN: 0816044317
Call Number: 796.3576 L946e
Notes: This is a comprehensive source on the Negro Baseball Leagues.

 
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Title: I Was Right on Time
Author: O'Neil, Buck and Steve Wulf and David Conrads
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (1996)
ISBN: 0684803054
Call Number: 796.357 ON2I
Notes: Buck O'Neil, first baseman for the Kansas City Monarchs, describes the Negro Baseball Leagues during their heyday.

 
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Title: A Complete History of the Negro Leagues, 1884 to 1955
Author: Ribowsky, Mark
Publisher: Citadel Press (2002)
ISBN: 0806523247
Call Number: 796.3576 R357c3
Notes: The author examines the history of the Negro Baseball Leagues from 1884 to 1955.