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Babe's Place : The Lives of Yankees Stadium By Michael Wagner
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The new e-book version is now completed and on lulu.com. "Babe's Place" is now 637 total pages, with approximately 252 photos. The original book contained 511 pages,and featured 239... More > total photos, including 151 unique 1970's renovation photos, and 88 general photos pertaining to the stadium and events and a total of 212 color photos in the e-book version. History of the building of Yankee Stadium in the 1920's are also covered as well as the Yankees in Shea Stadium in 1974 and 1975. Author and historian, Michael Wagner, spent 12 years on this project, and has revealed many never-before-seen pictures and other information that any baseball fan will enjoy. Much detail covers the 1970's Yankee Stadium renovation. Over 200 former baseball players, umpires, and baseball executives express their opinions of the renovation of Yankee Stadium. Their opinion of the demolition of Yankee Stadium is now included as well. babes-place.com will give you a good idea as to the content of "Babe's Place." Thank you.< Less
The Ultimate Season : The Yankees, the Red Sox and the Drama of 1978 By Sal Maiorana
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It had already been one of the most remarkable years in baseball history, but the moment Bucky Dent's seemingly harmless fly ball cleared the Green Monster at Fenway Park on the afternoon of October... More > 2, the 1978 season became, what some people still consider today, the most dramatic in the sport's glorious lineage. In The Ultimate Season, Sal Maiorana takes you on an exciting day-by-day journey through the 1978 season, and he has created three fictional characters who tell the story in 21st-century blog style fashion. Zack Lassiter is a 43-year-old New York City-born sports writer; Maria Martinez is a 19-year-old native of the Bronx, a Yankees fan as well as a Yankee Stadium vendor; and Jimmy O'Reilly is a ruddy-faced, beer-bellied, 58-year-old bartender in the heart of South Boston. Through their eyes, readers will be transported back to '78, and thrust into the middle of the drama and excitement of a baseball season that captivated a nation at a time when baseball was still our national pastime.< Less
Soul of a Yankee: The Iron Horse, the Babe and the Battle for Joe Pepitone By William A. Pepitone, Joseph V. Pepitone
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Joe Pepitone had it all. God given ability, leading man charisma, and an ego the size of Brooklyn. Yet throughout the course of his lifetime he threw away a potential Hall of Fame career, two... More > marriages, and countless opportunities. Then one night, rock bottom hit him like a one hundred mile an hour fastball....the wrong place, the wrong car, and perhaps the last wrong turn of his life. Alone in a cold prison cell, the roar of Yankee Stadium a distant memory, Joe is visited by an apparition...a vision of a man who claims to know the path to redemption. They will embark on a wild ride through the peaks and valleys of Joe's life, in a last ditch attempt to right the wrongs. Along the way they will encounter the most serious threat to Joe's eternal existence...the greatest icon in the history of the game. A rivalry dating back sixty years has come full circle, and now each man has something to lose...in the battle for Joe Pepitone's soul.< Less
Soul of a Yankee: The Iron Horse, the Babe and the Battle for Joe Pepitone By William A. Pepitone, Joseph V. Pepitone
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Joe Pepitone had it all. God given ability, leading man charisma, and an ego the size of Brooklyn. Yet throughout the course of his lifetime he threw away a potential Hall of Fame career, two... More > marriages, and countless opportunities. Then one night, rock bottom hit him like a one hundred mile an hour fastball....the wrong place, the wrong car, and perhaps the last wrong turn of his life. Alone in a cold prison cell, the roar of Yankee Stadium a distant memory, Joe is visited by an apparition...a vision of a man who claims to know the path to redemption. They will embark on a wild ride through the peaks and valleys of Joe's life, in a last ditch attempt to right the wrongs. Along the way they will encounter the most serious threat to Joe's eternal existence...the greatest icon in the history of the game. A rivalry dating back sixty years has come full circle, and now each man has something to lose...in the battle for Joe Pepitone's soul.< Less
Pope Benedict XVI Meets America By Newscom
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Pope Benedict XVI began his first official visit as head of the Roman Catholic Church on April 15, 2008, arriving at Andrews Air Force Base aboard ‘Shepherd One.’ Benedict was met with... More > great fan fare by President Bush, First Lady Laura Bush and their daughter Jenna at the start of what has become a historic trip aimed at making amends for the recent ‘abuse scandal’ and pushing for greater interreligious tolerance and dialogue. Newscom is very proud to present 65 compelling and comprehensive photographs, looking back at this historic occasion through the lenses of the photographers that covered his visit from the White House in Washington to Ground Zero in New York City. Also available in Hardcover< Less
Pope Benedict XVI Meets America By Newscom
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Pope Benedict XVI began his first official visit as head of the Roman Catholic Church on April 15, 2008, arriving at Andrews Air Force Base aboard ‘Shepherd One.’ Benedict was met with... More > great fan fare by President Bush, First Lady Laura Bush and their daughter Jenna at the start of what has become a historic trip aimed at making amends for the recent ‘abuse scandal’ and pushing for greater interreligious tolerance and dialogue. Newscom is very proud to present 65 compelling and comprehensive photographs, looking back at this historic occasion through the lenses of the photographers that covered his visit from the White House in Washington to Ground Zero in New York City.< Less
Faces in the Sand By Richard MacLeod
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On a fall day in 1950, five-year-old Portia Welby watched her father disappear into the crowd during a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. All she remembers growing up are the roughness of his hands and... More > the color of his eyes. The rest is locked away by a mother who lived with the shades pulled down. He was a spy, a movie star, maybe even a prince, but she is plagued by endless, unanswered, questions. Who was he and why did he abandon her? Twenty-five years later, she receives a mysterious call from an unknown grandmother who tells her he is dying and needs to see her. She finds herself in an old house and given three large trunks which contain letters written by her father when he was a soldier during World War II. The letters put her on a journey through his life as he struggles with the weight of history, the loss of innocence, and the hope of forgiveness. Along the way, she discovers herself and the family she never knew.< Less

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Left to Die Left to Die By Wes Rand
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