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Beyond the Shadow of the Senators

The Untold Story of the Homestead Grays and the Integration of Baseball

by Brad Snyder

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History,
  • Baseball - History,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • United States,
  • Sports,
  • District of Columbia (Washington, DC),
  • Homestead Grays (Baseball team,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / History,
  • Washington (D.C.),
  • 20th century,
  • African American baseball players,
  • Discrimination in sports

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9255014M
    ISBN 100071431977
    ISBN 109780071431972
    OCLC/WorldCa56799798

      ‘Al Franken: Giant of the Senate’ Cover art: The senator sits in his study, legs crossed, with a globe, a burning fire and a faux-sober expression that says: I .


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Highlighting the efforts by two African American sports columnists to integrate baseball in Washington, DC, Snyder discusses the reluctance of Washington Senators owner Clark Griffith to end Jim Crow baseball in the nation's capital.

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