No money, no beer, no pennants : the Cleveland Indians and baseball in the great depression /

"The Cleveland Indians of 1928 were a far cry from the championship team of 1920. They had begun the decade as the best team in all of baseball, but over the following eight years, their owner died, the great Tris Speaker retired in the face of a looming scandal, and the franchise was in terrib...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Longert, Scott (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, 2016.
Table of Contents:
  • Illustrations; Prologue; 1: Change of the Guard; 2: Starting to Build; 3: The Vote Is Yes; 4: Trouble Ahead; 5: An Improved Ball Club; Gallery of photos; 6: A Homegrown Star; 7: Grand New Stadium; 8: The Big Train Comes to Town; 9: Return to 66th and Lexington; 10: Goodbye to Walter; 11: A Teenage Hero; Sources; in dex.