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The Duke Snider story

by Irwin Winehouse

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Published by J. Messner in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

As a Dodger, Duke Snider hit four home runs in two World Series, and led the National League in hits in 1950, and in home runs in 1956. This is the story of the boy athlete and Dodger hero who was traded to the New York Mets in 1962.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV865.S55 W5
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24746055M
LC Control Number64011367
OCLC/WorldCa1361016

  The year-old Mr. Snider, a couple of Brooklyn neighborhoods removed from the site of Ebbets Field and his glory days with the Dodgers as the Duke of Flatbush, when he hit home runs in . THE DUKE OF FLATBUSH recalls baseball when it was played in the sunshine, on real grass, by bigger-than-life individuals. A wonderful selection of photographs enhances Snider’s memoir. This is a.

Duke Snider was born on Septem in Los Angeles, California, USA as Edwin Donald Snider. He was an actor, known for The Rifleman (), The Trouble with Girls () and Pastime (). He was married to Beverly Null. He died on Febru in Escondido, California.   The Paperback of the The Duke Of Flatbush by Duke Snider at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help B&N Book Club B&N Classics B&N Collectible Editions B&N Exclusives Books of the Month Boxed Sets Discover Great New Writers Signed Books Trend Shop.4/5(1).

  Kahn tells the remarkable story of the Brooklyn Dodgers during the s — the days of Jackie Robinson, Pee Wee Reese, Duke Snider and others: how . Duke Snider’s fourth and final World Series—he batted and hit the last of his eleven Series home runs—came in , when his Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago White Sox in : Roger Angell.


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Duke Snider Story Hardcover – January 1, by Winehouse Irwin (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — 5/5(1). The Duke Snider Story Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Manufacturer: Julian Messner, Inc. Even after the move to Los Angeles, Duke Snider keeps bringing the story back to Brooklyn, which is where it belongs.

When he wrote THE DUKE OF FLATBUSH inDuke Snider was only just beginning to grasp the visceral relationship had between the /5(15). Duke Snider was a good man and a great ballplayer. In this memoir of his career, the Duke tells some wonderful stories of his days with the old Brooklyn Dodgers in the 's and 50's.

They were a team of unique personalities--from Jackie Robinson to Roy Campanella to Reviews:   Duke Snider doesn't disappoint in this story of his life in and out of baseball.

He was part of one of the most memorable teams in baseball history, the Brooklyn Dodgers, and he has many delightful stories to tell of his teammates and the years when the Dodgers were a perennial contender for the National League pennant/5. The Duke Snider story. [Irwin Winehouse] -- As a Dodger, Duke Snider hit four home runs in two World Series, and led the National League in hits inand in home runs in This is the story of the boy athlete and Dodger hero who was.

As a Dodger, Duke Snider hit four home runs in two World Series, and led the National League in hits inand in home runs in This is the story of the boy athlete and Dodger hero who was traded to the New York Mets in Pages: Scouting Report by Campbell, Dave; Snider, Duke; Robinson, Brooks and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Find duke snider from a vast selection of Books.

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Duke Snider recalls the days of his baseball career and his associations with the "Boys of Summer". His recollections of Jackie Robinson, Gil Hodges, Reese, Campanella, etc.

is a must-read. It not only talks about the ballplayers in their prime, but how they stayed close after they retired.5/5(4). Duke Snider, Author, Bill Gilbert, Author, Snider, Author Zebra $ (p) ISBN Duke Snider was a good man and a great ballplayer. In this memoir of his career, the Duke tells some wonderful stories of his days with the old Brooklyn Dodgers in the 's and 50's.

They were a. Duke Snider is the author of The Duke of Flatbush ( avg rating, 76 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), Few and Chosen Dodgers ( avg rating, 8 ra /5. Snider is the subject of The Occurrences of Duke Snider, one of the strangest books ever written about a baseball player.

This small, surrealistic cartoon book by Lee Dejasu features a fantasy Duke Snider who meets up with characters as diverse as Bill “Bojangles” Robinson and Pallas Athene. Snider’s own autobiography became a best-seller. SNIDER, Duke and GILBERT, Bill. The Duke of Flatbush. New York: Zebra Books, ().

Octavo, original half blue cloth, original dust jacket. First edition of Snider’s autobiography, illustrated with 16 pages of photographs, signed by him. “Snider was great. Duke Snider, the Hall of Fame center fielder for the charmed "Boys of Summer" who helped the Dodgers bring their elusive and only World Series crown to Brooklyn, died Sunday.

He was Snider. How Duke Snider Actually Hurt His Throwing Arm. From Rich Lederer at on March 4: Duke's death has been a topic of conversation on the Society of American Baseball Research's SABR-L message board. The latter has focused on the time when Snider hurt his arm trying to throw a baseball out of the Los Angeles Coliseum in April View Duke Snider's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).

Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during season Full Name: Edwin Donald Snider Nicknames: The Silver Fox or Duke of Flatbush. View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject. More bio, uniform, draft, salary infoHeight: Meter.

The Boys of Summer is a non-fiction baseball book by Roger recounting his childhood in Brooklyn and his life as a young reporter on the New York Herald Tribune, the author relates some history of the Brooklyn Dodgers up to their victory in the World then tracks the lives of the players (Clem Labine, George Shuba, Carl Erskine, Andy Pafko, Joe Black, Preacher Roe Author: Roger Kahn.

Reese had mentored Snider in the early years, when Snider struggled. At the funeral, "Duke said to the press that Pee Wee was the greatest Dodger of all," Erskine said. "Pee Wee helped Duke to see Author: Ted Reed.It's not all like the high and genuinely moving drama of Jackie Robinson's son's tragedy or Roy Campanella's crippling automobile accident: Billy Cox's lonely life as a bartender in Newport, Pa., and Duke Snider's failure as an avocado farmer in Fallbrook, California, stand in banal contrast.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Duke of Flatbush by Duke Snider (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay!

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