Power and the Darkness: The Life of Josh Gibson in the Shadows of the Game

Power and the Darkness: The Life of Josh Gibson in the Shadows of the Game

by Mark Ribowsky

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Overview

The first full biography of "the black Babe Ruth, " Negro League legend Josh Gibson, this intriguiing portrait pulls no punches in showing the dark side of this great athlete, but is similarly tireless in tracking down his glories. Based on interviews with Gibson's contemporaries, the book also features eight pages of photos from Gibson's son's personal collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780684804026
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 04/02/1996
Pages: 319
Product dimensions: 5.77(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.98(d)

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