Negro Leagues Baseball

Negro Leagues Baseball

by Roger Bruns

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This book traces the entire story of black baseball, documenting the growth of the Negro Leagues at a time when segregation dictated that the major leagues were strictly white, and explaining how the drive to integrate the sport was a pivotal part of the American civil rights movement.

• A historical timeline of events

• Biographical profiles of important figures in Negro Leagues baseball

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313386497
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/23/2012
Series: Landmarks of the American Mosaic Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 190
Sales rank: 978,374
File size: 813 KB
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Roger Bruns is a historian and former deputy executive director of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission at the National Archives in Washington, DC.

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