Burying the Black Sox

Burying the Black Sox
Author : Gene Carney
Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Total Pages : 388
Release : 2007-06
ISBN 10 : 9781597971089
ISBN 13 : 1597971081
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Burying the Black Sox Book Description:

New insight on baseball's most famous scandal

Burying the Black Sox
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Gene Carney
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-06 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

New insight on baseball's most famous scandal
The Wrong Man Out
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Kenneth J. Ratajczak
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Was it the last rush of youth or the desperateness of age, which coursed two people through a sea quest, a love story and their tragedies? Or maybe, the unlikely alliance fashioned by feelings of the heart bolstered their unique life-altering plan; a plan, which included the breaking away from
Black Sox in the Courtroom
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: William F. Lamb
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-15 - Publisher: McFarland

A comprehensive, non-partisan account of the judicial proceedings spawned by the corruption of the 1919 World Series is badly needed. This book provides it. The narrative of events has been crafted from surviving fragments of the judicial record, contemporaneous newspaper accounts of the proceedings, museum archives and, occasionally, the literature
Crimes and Trials of the Century
Language: en
Pages: 752
Authors: Steven M. Chermak, Frankie Y. Bailey
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Describes some of the most famous crimes and court trials in the United States from 1919 to 2004, including cases involving John Scopes, Alger Hiss, Charles Manson, Ted Bundy, O.J. Simpson, and Scott Peterson.
Turning the Black Sox White
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Tim Hornbaker
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-04 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Charles Albert “The Old Roman” Comiskey was a larger-than-life figure—a man who had precision in his speech and who could work a room with handshakes and smiles. While he has been vilified in film as a rotund cheapskate and the driving force, albeit unknowingly, behind the actions of the 1919