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The Eastern stars : how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macorís, Mark Kurlansky

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The Eastern stars : how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macorís
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The Eastern stars
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how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macorís
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Mark Kurlansky
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eng
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In his distinctive style, Kurlansky examines the staggering amount of baseball talent that has originated in the impoverished area of San Pedro, in the Dominican Republic, and discovers wider meanings about place, identity, and, above all, baseball
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Title
The Eastern stars
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Summary
Describes how a small and impoverished region in the Dominican Republic grew to produce some of Major League Baseball's greatest talents, citing the influence of sugar industry migrant workers and the role of race in transforming the sport
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346471
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.35707293/82
Index
index present
LC call number
GV863.29.D65
LC item number
K87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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Mark Kurlansky
The Eastern stars : how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macorís, Mark Kurlansky
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The Eastern stars : how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macorís, Mark Kurlansky
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-262) and index
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ocn426804166
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781594487507
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009041036

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