Published November 30, 1986
by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
As a lifelong fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and baseball in general, I thoroughly enjoyed this book. This is the kind of insight and information I am looking for when I read a history book. Unfortunately, many historical sports books don't deliver on this. Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers is NOT one of those books/5. Bums, An Oral History Of The Brooklyn Dodgers Golenbock, Peter Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons ISBN # , c $ price on DJ flap. The resulting book, Dynasty: The New York Yankees , became an instant bestseller, the first of many for Golenbock. Among his best-known works to follow include; The Bronx Zoo, Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers, Balls, with Graig Nettles, Bats, with Davey Johnson, Personal Fouls, a look at corruption in college basketball, and. Bums is a true baseball classic, considered by many to be the best history of the “Trolley Dodgers” this side of Boys of Summer. The book includes dozens of interviews and anecdotes, great photos, plus a special focus on Jackie Robinson’s breakthrough to the major leagues. Winner of the prestigious Casey Award for best baseball book of Brand: Summer Game Books.
It's been over 50 years since they moved to Los Angeles, but the Brooklyn Dodgers remain ingrained in the fabric of our national pastime. Golenbock's oral history of these "lovable losers" tells the team's tale through the words of Pee Wee Reese, Leo Durocher, Duke Snider, and other Brooklyn greats. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Bums--an oral history of the Brooklyn Dodgers by Golenbock, Peter, Publication date Topics Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) Publisher New York: . In this oral history of "dem bums," bestselling author Peter Golenbock tells the team's tale through the recollections of former players, writers, front-office executives, and faithful fans. In their own words, Dodger legends such as Pee Wee Reese, Leo Durocher, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, Ralph Branca, and other greats recall the club's ups. Bums (Paperback) An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers (Dover Baseball) By Peter Golenbock, Paul Dickson (Preface by). Dover Publications, , pp. Publication Date: Ma Other Editions of This Title.
The Brooklyn Dodgers were a Major League baseball team, active primarily in the National League (founded ) from until , after which the club moved to Los Angeles, California, where it continues its history as the Los Angeles team moved west at the same time as its longtime rivals, the New York Giants, also in the National League, relocated to San Francisco in northern. Before the team headed to Los Angeles in , the Brooklyn Dodgers had already become part of baseball history, thanks to players such as Pee Wee Reese, Jackie Robinson, and Roy Campanella. Bums narrates the colorful history of this beloved team with recollections from the players, the writers who covered them, and by: Bums is a true baseball classic, considered by many to be the best history of the “Trolley Dodgers” this side of Boys of Summer. The book includes dozens of interviews and anecdotes, great photos, plus a special focus on Jackie Robinson’s breakthrough to the major leagues.5/5(5). : Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers () by Golenbock, Peter and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().