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Now Pitching: Bill Zuber from Amana by  Cliff Trumpold - Paperback - First - 1992 - from Reading Rat (SKU: RRAB544)

Now Pitching: Bill Zuber from Amana

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Now Pitching: Bill Zuber from Amana

by Trumpold, Cliff

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Middle Amana, Iowa: Lakeside Press, 1992. First. Trade Paperback. As New/No Jacket. 141 p. including B & W photos; bound-in card from Bill Zuber's restaurant in Homestead, Iowa; As new, very minor shelf wear. A very nice copy. "He was born into a religion and culture that forbade frivolities like baseball. In 1927, at the age of fourteen, he left school become an apprentice cooper. Eleven years later, he was pitching against Ted Williams in the Major League. This book traces, with sympathy, knowledge, and humor, the troubles and triumphs of an improbably sports hero: William Henry 'Bill' Zuber." 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Now Pitching: Bill Zuber from Amana
Trumpold, Cliff
Trade Paperback
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
No Jacket
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Lakeside Press
Place of Publication
Middle Amana, Iowa
Date Published
Sports Baseball Biography US
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Biography/Autobiography;

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