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The last innocents : the collision of the turbulent sixties and the Los Angeles Dodgers

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Profiles six Los Angeles Dodgers of the 1960s, exploring their interpersonal relationships, the challenges they faced individually, and their place during an unsettled decade that saw both their sport and a nation in transition.

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Clyde-Savannah Public Library 796.357 Leahy (Text)
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  • ISBN: 0062360566
  • ISBN: 9780062360571 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 473 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

Content descriptions

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Genesis -- Surviving the '60s -- The frenzy of 1963: the fearsome Yankees, the epic World Series, and the arrival of the Dodgers' reluctant idol -- The Dodgers' victory, a president's assassination, and the first seeds of a players' rebellion -- An upheaval begins -- The riotous season -- Baseball's watershed -- The last march -- Baseball takes a back seat to the world -- A star comes home and others say goodbye -- The final years.
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Profiles six Los Angeles Dodgers of the 1960s, exploring their interpersonal relationships, the challenges they faced individually, and their place during an unsettled decade that saw both their sport and a nation in transition.
Subject: Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team) > History > 20th century.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Baseball > United States > History > 20th century.
Nineteen sixties.


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