Summer of 49 by David Halberstam (Paperback, 1990)
Publisher: Avon Books
DESCRIPTION: In the finest tradition of baseball journalism, David Halberstam captures the drama and joy of the 1949 pennant race, which pitted the New York Yankees against the Boston Red Sox. Personalities include Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, Yogi Berra, and Jerry Coleman. Halberstam evokes a different time, when baseball was broadcast on the radio and games were played in daylight. 336 Pages.
PUBLISHERS NOTE: Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Halberstam re-creates one of baseball's greatest rivalries--the 1949 Yankees vs. Red Sox. Follow along as the star hitters and the star pitchers meet the rookies, and relive the "good old days" of American baseball!
CONDITION: Very good to good. READ ONCE. Light cover wear. A couple of pages with pen marks. Pages slightly yellowed from age.
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