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April 2003

Breaking Baseball’s Color Barrier

The cover of The Best Pitcher in Baseball by Robert Charles Cottrell

The Best Pitcher in Baseball: The Life of Rube Foster, Negro League Giant
Robert Charles Cottrell
796.357092 F756Zc 2001

Black Baseball’s National Showcase: The East-West All-Star Game, 1933–1953
Larry Lester
796.357648 qE13ZL 2001

Cool Papas and Double Duties: The All-Time Greats of the Negro Leagues
William F. McNeil
796.357092 M169c 2001

Elston and Me: The Story of the First Black Yankee
Arlene Howard with Ralph Wimbish
796.357092 H848Zh 2001

Jackie Robinson and the Integration of Baseball
Scott Simon
796.357092 R662Zsi 2002

The Negro Baseball Leagues, 1867–1955: A Photographic History
Phil Dixon with Patrick J. Hannigan
796.35708996 qD621 1992

1947, When All Hell Broke Loose in Baseball
Red Barber
796.357097 B234

Rickey & Robinson: The Preacher, the Player, and America’s Game
John C. Chalberg
796.35764 R539Zc 2000