City Of Dreams

Author: Jerald Podair
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400884705
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For the first time, City of Dreams tells the full story of the controversial building of Dodger Stadium—and how it helped create modern Los Angeles by transforming its downtown into a vibrant cultural and entertainment center.

Never Built New York

Author: Greg Goldin
Publisher: Metropolis Books
ISBN: 9781938922756
Size: 46.50 MB
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The ambitious schemes gathered here tell the story of a different skyline and a different sidewalk alike.

Dodger Stadium

Author: Mark Langill
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439614199
Size: 76.71 MB
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Dodger Stadium is also one of only two such parks built during the 20th century constructed entirely with private funds.

The Dodgers Move West

Author: Neil Sullivan
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195363159
Size: 53.12 MB
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Set against a backdrop of sporting passion and rivalry, and appearing over thirty years after the Dodgers' last season in Brooklyn, this engrossing book offers new insights into the power struggles existing in the nation's two largest ...

The Last Innocents

Author: Michael Leahy
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062360582
Size: 55.69 MB
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In The Last Innocents, Michael Leahy tells the story of this mesmerizing time and extraordinary team through seven players—Maury Wills, Sandy Koufax, Wes Parker, Jeff Torborg, Tommy Davis, Dick Tracewski, and Lou Johnson—taking readers ...

The Strike That Changed New York

Author: Jerald E. Podair
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300109405
Size: 48.36 MB
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"This book revisits the Ocean Hill-Brownsville crisis - a watershed in modern New York City race relations.

Home Team

Author: Robert F. Garratt
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 149620123X
Size: 42.66 MB
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Robert F. Garratt shines light on those who worked behind the scenes in the story of West Coast baseball: the politicians, businessmen, and owners who were instrumental in the club's history.

The Best Team Money Can Buy

Author: Molly Knight
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476776318
Size: 78.92 MB
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By most accounts they have succeeded, if not always in the way they might have imagined. In The Best Team Money Can Buy, Molly Knight tells the story of the Dodgers’ 2013 and 2014 seasons with detailed, previously unreported revelations.

Cardinal And Gold

Author: Steve Delsohn
Publisher: Crown Archetype
ISBN: 0307888428
Size: 22.97 MB
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This book will tell the story of the program at its best and worst, with a special focus on the past 40 years, starting with the "Tailback U" dynasty years of the 1970s--when the school won three championships in less than a decade--right ...