Voices from the Great Black Baseball Leagues
Paperback book by John B. Holway.
An oral living history that delves into the lives of seventeen athletes and a coach in the Negro Leagues. Before Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier, hundreds of athletes played in the Negro Leagues from 1887 through the early 1950s. This story recognizes these stars and their contributions to baseball. More than 80 vintage photographs. 351 pages.