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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Larsen, Don,
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team),
  • Pitchers (Baseball) -- United States -- Biography,
  • Perfect games (Baseball),
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementLew Paper.
GenreBiography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV865.L32 P36 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23223609M
ISBN 109780451228192
LC Control Number2009017670
OCLC/WorldCa311777369

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  A fascinating pitch-by- pitch detail of the most famous game in World Series history with individual bios of the nineteen players in the game that give a penetrating picture of what major-league baseball and major-league baseball players were like in the game's great Golden Age.”—Robert W. Creamer, author of Babe: The Legend Comes to Life Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.   They include John F. Kennedy: The Promise and the Performance, Brandeis: An Intimate Biography of One of America's Truly Great Supreme Court Justices, Empire: William S. Paley and the Making of CBS, Perfect: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made It Happen, and a novel, Deadly Risks, which is based on research from The /5. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Perfect: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made it Happen at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(36). Perfect: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made it Happen by Lew Paper Overview - “ Perfect captures our hearts as it carries us back to the golden age of baseball and the more innocent world of the s.”—Doris Kearns Goodwin, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author of The Bully Pulpit.

  "Larsen was easily the greatest drinker I've known, and I've known some pretty good ones in my time," Mantle (a pretty good drinker in his own right) was quoted as saying in the book Perfect: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made It Happen, by Lew Paper.   An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Don Larsen's miraculous world series game and the men who made it happen Don Larsen's miraculous world series game and the men who made it happen by Lew Paper. Publication date Pages: PERFECT: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made it Happen “The story of Larsen and his legendary afternoon was hanging out there, like a juicy curveball, for somebody to smash out of the park, and Lew Paper has done exactly that.”. Perfect: Don Larsen's Miraculous World Series Game and the Men Who Made It Happen, Paperback by Paper, Lew, ISBN , ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping in the US Don Larsen's perfect game in the World Series between the New York Yankees and the Brooklyn Dodgers remains the only no-hit game in World Series history.

Perfect: Don Larsen's miraculous world series game and the men who made it happen (Book) Average Rating. Author. Paper, Lewis J. Published. New York: New American Library, []. Status. Available. Shirlington Adult Oversize Nonfiction.   1 Lew Paper, Perfect: Don Larsen’s Miraculous World Series Game and The Men Who Made It Happen (New York: New American Library, ), 5. 2 Ibid. 3 Roger Kahn, The Era, , When the Yankees, the Giants, and the Dodgers Ruled the World (New York: Ticknor & Fields, ), Nonetheless, Larsen had a knack for coming through in high-pressure situations, as he did on October 8, , in immortal fashion, retiring 27 consecutive Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 5 of the World. Don Larsen's perfect game in the World Series between the New York Yankees and the Brooklyn Dodgers remains the only no-hit game in World Series history. Drawing upon oral histories, contemporaneous articles, and dozens of interviews with commentators and players (including all of the surviving players for the Dodgers and Yankees), Lew Paper brings that .