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The Black Prince of Baseball

Hal Chase and the Mythology of the Game

by Don Dewey

  • 129 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by SportClassic Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • United States,
  • Chase, Hal,,
  • Baseball players,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • General,
  • Baseball - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General,
  • 1883-1947,
  • Baseball,
  • Betting,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8724595M
    ISBN 101894963296
    ISBN 109781894963299

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The Black Prince of Baseball by Don Dewey Download PDF EPUB FB2

But as Donald Dewey and Nicholas Acocella reveal in their groundbreaking biography, The Black Prince of Baseball, Chase was also a scapegoat for baseball notables with hands even dirtier than his. These included league officials who ignored facts in an attempt to pin the Black Sox scandal on him and—a previously unknown twist—the /5(7).

The Black Prince of Baseball book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Donald Dewey and Nicholas Acocella document, with extra /5(3). As The Black Prince of Baseball makes clear, in his protean talents and larcenies, Hal Chase personified all the excesses of Ragtime.

The Black Prince of Baseball book Author Bio Donald Dewey has published more than thirty books of fiction, nonfiction, and drama, including the history of baseball fans The Tenth Man and the novels The Fantasy League Murders and The Bolivian Sailor.

But as Donald Dewey and Nicholas Acocella reveal in their groundbreaking biography, The Black Prince of Baseball, Chase was also a scapegoat for baseball notables with hands even dirtier than his.

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Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Black Prince of Baseball: The Black Prince of Baseball: Hal Chase and the Mythology of the Game out of 5 stars Complex book on a complex baseball player. J Format: Paperback/5. Edward of Woodstock, known to history as the Black Prince (15 June – 8 June ), was the eldest son of King Edward III of England, and thus the heir to the English died before his father and so his son, Richard II, succeeded to the throne instead.

Edward nevertheless earned distinction as one of the most successful English commanders during the Hundred Years' War, being Burial: 29 SeptemberCanterbury Cathedral, Kent.

The Black Prince has made some guest appearances in books I have recently read, so I was excited to find that a book had been written about his life. In some ways I was disappointed, not in the writing, that was excellent, but in the breadth of the material covered.4/5. Edward The Black Prince, also called Edward Of Woodstock, Prince D’aquitaine, Prince Of Wales, Duke Of Cornwall, Earl Of Chester, (born JWoodstock, Oxfordshire, Eng.—died June 8,Westminster, near London), son and heir apparent of Edward III of England and one of the outstanding commanders during the Hundred Years’ War, winning his major victory at the Battle of.

The Black Prince of Baseball: Hal Chase and the Mythology of the Game. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, PP. xi + Notes, bibliography, index, 2 photographs. $ paperback. Reviewed by Doug Wilson Hal Chase is generally viewed as baseball’s all-time leading crook, a degenerate gambler and general.

Plot summary. The Black Prince is remarkable for the structure of its narrative, consisting of a central story bookended by forewords and post-scripts by characters within it. It largely consists of the description of a period in the later life of the main character, ageing London author Bradley Pearson, during which time he falls in love with the daughter of a friend and literary rival Author: Iris Murdoch.

In "The Black Prince of Baseball: Hal Chase and the Mythology of the Game," Donald Dewey and Nicholas Acocella make a convincing case that Chase, who earned the nickname "the prince" with the.

Standing at 5-foot-2, Prince was an inch shorter than the NBA's tiniest player ever, 5-foot-3 Muggsy Bogues, but lacked Bogues' height-defying elite athleticism, of course.A mercurial personality whose image was inextricably tied to his own expression of gender-fluid black masculinity, Prince's skill as a basketball player was never mentioned even as he rose to fame in the late '70s and Author: Justin Block.

The Black Prince is famous as the victor of the battles of Crecy and Poitiers, but this book presents a more rounded picture of a man who died before he could become king.

The book has been researched thoroughly and contemporary sources are evaluated carefully in how they reflect mediaeval beliefs and customs, yet the prose is light and clear/5(83).

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