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  1. Baseball Research Journal (BRJ), Volume 47 #2
    The flagship publication of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR), the Baseball Research Journal is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed publication presenting the best in SABR member research on baseball. History, biography,... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2018
    Paperback | £10.99
  2. Unknown, Untold, and Unbelievable Stories of IU Sports
    For over 125 years, Hoosier athletes and coaches have grabbed headlines with their accomplishments and accolades. Legendary performers and larger-than-life figures have called Bloomington home, and their stories have been passed... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2018
    Hardback | £46.00
    Paperback | £13.99
  3. Walter Camp and the Creation of American Football
    Walter Camp made the development of football--indeed, its very creation--his lifelong mission. From his days as a college athlete, Camp's love of the game and dedication to its future put it on the course that would allow it to... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 2018
    Hardback | £18.99
  4. The Burden of Over-representation
    The Burden of Over-representation artfully explores three curious racial moments in sport: Jackie Robinson's expletive at a Dodgers spring training game; the transformation of a formality into an event at the end of the 1995 rugby... Learn More
    Published: 13th July 2018
    Hardback | £76.00
    Paperback | £26.99
  5. The National Pastime, 2018
    The National Pastime is the annual review of baseball historical research and regional topics published by the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR). Each year the publication focuses on the history of baseball in a different... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2018
    Paperback | £10.99
  6. The Presidents and the Pastime
    The Presidents and the Pastime draws on Curt Smith’s extensive background as a former White House presidential speechwriter to chronicle the historic relationship between baseball, the “most American” sport,... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2018
    Hardback | £22.99
  7. The Age of Ruth and Landis
    As the 1919 World Series scandal simmered throughout the 1920 season, tight pennant races drove attendance to new peaks and presaged a decade of general prosperity for baseball. Babe Ruth shattered his own home-run record, and,... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2018
    Hardback | £35.00
  8. The Integration of the Pacific Coast League
    While Jackie Robinson’s 1947 season with the Brooklyn Dodgers made him the first African American to play in the Major Leagues in the modern era, the rest of Major League Baseball was slow to integrate while its Minor League... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2018
    Paperback | £14.99
  9. Pigskin Nation
    Cast as the ultimate hardhats, football players of the 1960s seemed to personify a crewcut traditional manhood that channeled the Puritan work ethic. Yet, despite a social upheaval against such virtues, the National Football League... Learn More
    Published: 30th April 2018
    Hardback | £76.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  10. Back to Beer...and Hockey
    To most Canadians, the Molson name is part of the very fabric of Canada. Since 1786, when John Molson founded his first brewery in Montreal, it has become synonymous with beer, hockey, and philanthropy. Few realize, however, how... Learn More
    Published: 30th April 2018
    Hardback | £26.99
  11. Le retour à la bière...et au hockey
    Pour la majorité des Canadiens, le nom de la famille Molson fait partie de l'essence même du Canada. Depuis 1786, année où John Molson fonda sa première brasserie à Montréal, il... Learn More
    Published: 30th April 2018
    Hardback | £26.99
  12. Game Time
    Preserving, pausing, slowing, rewinding, replaying, reactivating, reanimating. . . . Has the ability to manipulate video game timelines altered our cultural conceptions of time? Video game scholar Christopher Hanson argues that... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £65.00
    Paperback | £28.99
  13. The Pitcher and the Dictator
    Soon after Satchel Paige arrived at spring training in 1937 to pitch for the Pittsburgh Crawfords, he and five of his teammates, including Josh Gibson and Cool Papa Bell, were lured to the Dominican Republic with the promise of... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £20.99
  14. Sugar
    The 1980s were arguably the NBA’s best decade, giving rise to Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, and Michael Jordan. They were among the game’s greatest players who brought pro basketball out of its 1970s funk and made it... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £18.99
  15. Alou

    Alou

    My Baseball Journey

    Written by Felipe Alou and Peter Kerasotis, Foreword by Pedro Martínez

    UNP - Nebraska

    Growing up in a tiny shack in the Dominican Republic, Felipe Alou never dreamed he would be the first man to go from his country to play and manage in Major League Baseball—and also the first to play in the World Series.... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £22.99
  16. The Curse of the Indy 500
    Published: 1st April 2018
    Hardback | £46.00
    Paperback | £13.99
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