Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

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p. ix
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Articles

Murder, Espionage, and Baseball: The 1934 All American Tour of Japan

pp. 1-11
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Slugging and Snubbing: Hugh Casey, Ernest Hemingway, and Jackie Robinson—A Baseball Mystery

pp. 12-46
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Barrio, Bulldozers, and Baseball: The Destruction of Chavez Ravine

pp. 47-52
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The Cause of Baseball: Baseball and Nation-Building in Revolutionary Cuba

pp. 53-68
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Managing Integration: Clemente, Wills, “Harry the Hat,” and the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 1967 Season of Discontent

pp. 69-102
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Stephen Crane, Baseball, and a Red Badge

pp. 103-117
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Triple Play
Personal Reviews, Op-ed Pieces, and Polemics from Outside the Purview of the Umpires

Shoeless Joe, the Bambino, the Big Bankroll, and the Jazz Age

pp. 118-127
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Rookie Ball, 1965

pp. 128-140
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Book Reviews

Histories of the Old Pacific Coast League: A Review Essay

pp. 141-147
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Transpacific Field of Dreams: How Baseball Linked the United States and Japan in Peace and War by Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu (review)

pp. 148-150
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Kenichi Zenimura: Japanese American Baseball Pioneer by Bill Staples Jr (review)

pp. 150-153
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Banzai Babe Ruth: Baseball, Espionage, and Assassination During the 1934 Tour of Japan by Robert K. Fitts (review)

pp. 153-156
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Butterfly Winter by W. P. Kinsella (review)

pp. 156-157
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The Baseball Film in Postwar America: A Critical Study, 1948–1962 by Ron Briley (review)

pp. 158-159
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Connie Mack: The Turbulent and Triumphant Years, 1915–1931 by Norman L. Macht (review)

pp. 160-162
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Double No-Hit: Johnny Vander Meer’s Historic Night Under the Lights by James W. Johnson (review)

pp. 162-164
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Lefty: An American Odyssey by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone (review)

pp. 164-166
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Gil Hodges: The Brooklyn Bums, The Miracle Mets, and The Extraordinary Life of a Baseball Legend by Tom Clavin and Danny Peary (review)

pp. 166-169
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The Kings of Casino Park: Black Baseball in the Lost Season of 1932 by Thomas Aiello (review)

pp. 169-171
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Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick by Paul Dickson (review)

pp. 171-174
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Conspiracy of Silence: Sportswriters and the Long Campaign to Desegregate Baseball by Chris Lamb (review)

pp. 174-176
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The Rise of the Latin American Baseball Leagues, 1947–1961: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico and Venezuela by Lou Hernández (review)

pp. 176-178
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Summer of ’68: The Season that Changed Baseball—and America—Forever by Tim Wendel (review)

pp. 178-180
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Curt Flood in the Media: Baseball, Race, and the Demise of the Activist-Athlete by Abraham Iqbal Khan (review)

pp. 180-182
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Jewish Major Leaguers in Their Own Words: Oral Histories of 23 Players by Peter Ephross with Martin Abramowitz (review)

pp. 182-184
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The South Bend Blue Sox: A History of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Team and Its Players, 1943–1954 by Jim Sargent and Robert M. Gorman (review)

pp. 184-186
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Wherever I Wind Up. My Quest for Truth, Authenticity, and the Perfect Knuckleball by R. A. Dickey with Wayne Coffey (review)

pp. 187-188
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p. 189
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Cotributors

Contributors

pp. 190-191
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