Title THE KANSAS CITY MONARCHS: Champions of Black Baseball
Book Condition Faint rubber-stamped name and address to pastedown, discoloration to page edges, thus near fine; in a lightly rubbed, lightly edgeworn, near fine pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs reproduced intext. Tall octavo.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher (Lawrence, Kansas): University Press of Kansas, (1985).
0700602739 / 9780700602735
Seller ID 49568.00
Stepping stone for Jackie Robinson, home base for Satchel Paige, and training ground for more than twenty blacks sent to the major leagues, the Kansas City Monarchs survived the entire thirty-five-year span of black baseball. 176 pages, including index.
African American History. Baseball. Sports and Hobbies.