The Jew In American Sports (Revised Enlarged Edition)
Ribalow, Harold U.
Price: 9.95 USD
NY: Bloch, 1959. Cloth, 371 pps.Illustrated with photos. The revised, enlarged edition. The stories of the great Jewish American sports stars from baseball stars Johnny Kling (early 20th century catcher for the Chicago Cubs), Hank Greeenberg, Al Rosen, Moe Berg, etc, boxers sch as Benny Leonard, Barnet Ross and others, football stars Sid Luckman and Marshall Goldberg, Flatbush, Brooklyn-born bullfighter Sidney Franklin, Wimledon champ Dick Savitt, and others, and including an early profile on chess master Bobby Fischer. A tight, clean generally fine example in very good dust jacket.