Tygiel Jules Books
Books di Tygiel Jules
Baseball's Great Experiment
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2008
In this gripping account of one of the most important steps in the history of American desegregation, Jules Tygiel tells the story of Jackie Robinson's crossing of baseball's color line. Examining the social and historical context of Robinson's introduction into white organized baseball, both on and off the field,...
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback)
Few writers know more about baseball's role in American life than Jules Tygiel. In Baseball's Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy, Tygiel penned a classic work, a landmark book that towers above most writing about the sport. Now he ranges across the last century and a half in an intriguing look at baseball...
Ronald Reagan And the Triumph of American Conservatism
edizioni Pearson College Div collana Pearson College Div (Paperback) , 2006
Jules Tygiel's biography of Ronald Reagan engages students with the compelling story of the man who went from Hollywood actor to President of the United States. This balanced profile considers both the accomplishments and failures of Reagan's presidency, as well as the contested legacy of his political career even...