Download e-book for iPad: Bums No More: The 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers, World Champions by Brian M. Endsley

By Brian M. Endsley

ISBN-10: 078643919X

ISBN-13: 9780786439195

this is often the tale of the 1959 Dodgers, a staff that rose above its disastrous first season at the West Coast for an out-of-nowhere global sequence name. considered one of baseball’s maximum underdog champions, the ’59 Dodgers have been a rag-tag workforce made from lengthy photographs salvaged from the minor leagues and over-the-hill ballplayers who reached again for one ultimate triumph. After surviving an exciting 3 workforce pennant race, they met fellow lengthy pictures the Chicago White Sox in an underdog international sequence. right here, the team’s tale is stated intimately, with game-by-game highlights, and set opposed to the cultural backdrop of the civil rights circulate, the chilly conflict, and the rock and roll cultural revolution.

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