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Ballparks of North America free pdf What grandstand collapsed during a game, killing twelve? How high is the Green monster in Fenway? In what park was the outfield fence only 187 feet from home plate? "Ballparks of North America" is a comprehensive encyclopedia of the grounds, yards and stadiums used for organized baseball from the invention of the sport in the 1840s to the present. Entries, listed alphabetically by community, cover everything from cornfields to Yankee Stadium. Each entry gives the location of the park, who played there and when, home run dimensions, seating capacity, architectural comments, attendance records, and anecdotes. This title includes over 100 photos and drawings, some rare.

About Michael Benson

Michael Benson, a lifelong fan and scholar of science fiction films, is the author of more than 50 books on sports, film, crime and conspiracy. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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Author : Michael Benson
Publisher : McFarland
Data Published : 15 September 2009
ISBN : 0786444215
EAN : 9780786444212
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 505 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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