Larry Doby : The Struggle of the American League's First Black Player (Paperback)

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

Thoroughly researched and beautifully written, this biography chronicles the life of the second black player to reach the Major Leagues. Hall of Famer and seven-time All Star Larry Doby recounts the struggles and triumphs of his pioneering baseball career.


Publisher Dover Pubns
Mfg Part# 9780486483375
SKU 221402808
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0486483371
Release Date 1/1/2012
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.5H x 5.25L x 0.75T
From the Publisher
Editors Note Thoroughly researched and compellingly written, this biography chronicles the life of the second black player to reach the Major Leagues, who joined the Indians 11 weeks after Jackie Robinson's first appearance with the Dodgers. A Hall of Famer and seven-time All Star, Larry Doby struggled with the same prejudices that Robinson faced, but with far less media attention and support.
Product Attributes
eBooks Kobo
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0211
Publisher Dover Publications
$18.54 + $2.98 shipping
Rakuten Super Points Earn 19 ($0.19) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: Paperback
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™
Buy From Other Sellers (1)
  • Take your library with you wherever you go
  • Use the device you want to use… smartphone, desktop and many of today’s most popular eReaders


We love the Kobo eReading service… and we know you will too. We’ve partnered with them to bring you the most flexible, enjoyable eReading experience in the U.S.


You’ll be asked to sign in or create a new account with Kobo. Once you do, you’ll immediately get access to millions of titles and be ready to start eReading. Anytime. Anyplace.

continue to kobo