The Dimaggios Three Brothers, Their Passion for Baseball, Their Pursuit of the American Dream (Hardcover)
|Author: Tom Clavin|
|The untold Great American Story of three brothers--Joltin'' Joe, Dom, and Vince--and the Great American Game of baseball that would consume their lives.|
From the Publisher:
In The DiMaggios, acclaimed sportswriter Tom Clavin reveals the untold Great American Story of three brothers, Joltin? Joe, Dom, and Vince DiMaggio, and the Great American Game?baseball?that would consume their lives.
A vivid portrait of a family and the ways in which their shifting fortunes and status shaped their relationships, The DiMaggios is a exploration of an era and a culture.
This comprehensive biography that recalls the work of Jane Leavy offers a trove of insight into one of the game?s greatest players and his family, sure to be treasured by Yankees fans, Red Sox Fans, and baseball aficionados around the world.Drawing from a vast of array of source materials, interviews with family members and teammates, and in-depth reporting, this Great American Story traces the DiMaggio brothers' rise to fame in American sports and popular culture. 25,000 first printing.