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Come and Join Author Harvey Frommer
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July 19th 2003

by Harvey Frommer

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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

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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.

1120 Fifth Avenue, NY NY 10029 212 423 0758
104th Street

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You can reach Harvey Frommer at:   

Email:  harvey.frommer@Dartmouth.EDU 

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.

FROMMER SPORTSNET (syndicated) reaches a readership in the millions and is housed on Internet search engines for extended periods of time.
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on the Web: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~frommer

Dr. Frommer is the Official Book Reviewer of Travel-Watch. 
*Autographed copies of Frommer books are available .
 

Other Frommer sports related articles can be found at:   

Harvey 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. 

This Article is Copyright 1995 - 2014 by Harvey Frommer.  All rights reserved worldwide.

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