Playing America's Game

Playing America's Game

Baseball, Latinos, and the Color Line

eBook - 2007
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Latinos have been a significant presence in professional leagues from the beginning. Offering a study on Latinos and professional baseball since the 1880s, this book tells a compelling story of the men who negotiated the color line at every turn: passing as "Spanish" in the major leagues, or seeking respect and acceptance in the Negro leagues.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2007.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xx, 362 pages) : illustrations.


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