Jews and Baseball

Jews and Baseball

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This history follows up on the well-received first volume and traces the arc of Jews in baseball after Hank Greenberg retired in 1948. During this post-war period, Jews saw greater acceptance into the American mainstream as organized anti-Semitism was largely displaced by greater affluence, education, and a more geographically dispersed Jewish community. Jews continued to flourish in baseball - new stars like Al Rosen, Sandy Koufax and Shawn Green debuted, and off the field the era brought more Jewish owners, executives, sportswriters, broadcasters, and even a commissioner. This book further demonstrates how and why Jews and baseball have continued to grow together.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007-c2010
ISBN: 9780786433575
0786433574
9780786428281
0786428287
Branch Call Number: 796.3570922 BOXERMAN
Characteristics: 2 v. : ports. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Boxerman, Benita W.

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