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text Ballpark : baseball in the American city

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"An exhilarating, splendidly illustrated, entirely new look at the history of baseball: told through the stories of the vibrant and ever-changing ballparks where the game was and is staged, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning architectural critic. From ... Read more
Contents
Brooklyn beginnings -- Amusement versus virtue -- From wood to steel and stone -- The golden age -- Aspiring to monumentality -- Leaving the city -- Era of concrete doughnuts -- Camden Yards: baseball returns -- After Baltimore: looking back or lo... Read more
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Description
xiii, 364 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Publisher
2019

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SBBDL 796.357 Gold 2019 in Adult Non-fiction Available

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