Come and Join Author Harvey Frommer
July 19th 2003
Come Join Author Harvey Frommer
ALL ARE WELCOME FOR THE DOUBLEHEADER
MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
HARVEY FROMMER SPORTS BOOKS
Saturday July 19
2:00 P.M. RICKEY AND ROBINSON:
THE MEN WHO BROKE BASEBALL'S COLOR LINE Book Talk
Blending exclusive interviews with Rachel Robinson, Mack Robinson
(Jackie's brother), Hall of Famers Monte Irvin, Duke Snider, Pee Wee
Reese, Roy Campanella, Ralph Kiner and others, celebrated author Harvey
Frommer evokes the lives of Brooklyn Dodgers General Manager Branch Rickey
and Hall of Fame baseball player Jackie Robinson to describe how they
worked together to shatter baseball's color line. Rickey and Robinson is a
dual biography that traces the lives of two of baseball's most influential
individuals in a special moment in sports and cultural history.
3:00 P.M. A YANKEE CENTURY Book Talk
Enjoy a talk by A Yankee Century (Berkley Publishing Group, 2002) author
Harvey Frommer, exploring the history of the New York Yankees-including
famous quips and quotes, facts and figures, anecdotes, and personal
profiles revealing what has made the Yankees the most celebrated team in
baseball history. "Yankee Fans who can't learn enough about their team
will think they died and went to heaven." Publishers Weekly.
Book signings to follow.
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About the Author:
Harvey Frommer is in his 38th year of writing books.
A noted oral historian and sports journalist, the author of 42 sports
books including the classics: "New York City Baseball,1947-1957" and
"Shoeless Joe and Ragtime Baseball," his acclaimed REMEMBERING YANKEE
STADIUM was published in 2008 and his REMEMBERING FENWAY PARK: AN ORAL
AND NARRATIVE HISTORY OF THE HOME OF RED SOX NATION was published to
acclaim in 2011. The prolific Frommer is at work on When It Was
Just a Game, An Oral History on Super Bowel One.
His work has appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times,
Washington Post, New York Daily News, Newsday, USA Today, Men's Heath,
The Sporting News, among other publications.
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Frommer along with his wife, Myrna Katz Frommer are the authors of
five critically acclaimed oral/cultural histories, professors at Dartmouth
College, and travel writers who specialize in cultural history, food, wine, and Jewish history and heritage
in the United States, Europe, and the Caribbean.
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