Old Comiskey Park: Essays and Memories of the Historic Home of the Chicago White Sox, 1910-1991 (McFarland Historic Ballparks)
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Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: These new essays and memories cover the history and evolution of the former home of the Chicago White Sox, as well as its importance to its surrounding neighborhoods, and to the city of Chicago. The essays cover Charles Comiskey and the location of the ballpark; the neighborhoods that surround the site; the dimensions and configurations of Old Comiskey Park; a summary of All-Star, World Series, and playoff games played there; Negro League baseball at Comiskey Park; Bill Veeck; the ballpark as host to events and sports other than White Sox baseball; and an analysis of the evolution of the famous "exploding scoreboard," the original model for today's modern sports stadium boards. Former players, White Sox personnel and fans contributed memories, including substantial pieces by Roland Hemond and Nancy Faust. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0786475927
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Über den Autor: Floyd Sullivan, a member of the Society for American Baseball Research, is a writer and photographer and lives in Chicago.
David Cicotello is a member of the Society for American Baseball Research and a contributor to its Deadball Stars volumes. An author and speaker, he lives in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
Angelo J. Louisa is a researcher, writer, and community educator who lives in Omaha, Nebraska. A member of the Society for American Baseball Research, he has contributed articles to books, periodicals, and websites.
Titel: Old Comiskey Park: Essays and Memories of ...
Einband: Soft cover
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