Burying the Black Sox

Burying the Black Sox

Author: Gene Carney

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9781597971089

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 380

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New insight on baseball's most famous scandal
Burying the Black Sox
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Gene Carney
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-06-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

New insight on baseball's most famous scandal
The Wrong Man Out
Language: en
Pages: 114
Authors: Kenneth J. Ratajczak, M.D.
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

This book looks at the 1919 World Series with emphasis on Shoeless Joe Jackson in an attempt to determine his role in the "Big Fix". It also looks into Charles Comiskey and Judge Landis. The final chapter compiles the information into a fictious trial of Joe Jackson and puts Comiskey,
Black Sox in the Courtroom
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: William F. Lamb
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-15 - Publisher: McFarland

A comprehensive, non-partisan account of the judicial proceedings spawned by the corruption of the 1919 World Series is badly needed. This book provides it. The narrative of events has been crafted from surviving fragments of the judicial record, contemporaneous newspaper accounts of the proceedings, museum archives and, occasionally, the literature
Crimes and Trials of the Century
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Steven M. Chermak, Frankie Y. Bailey
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Describes some of the most famous crimes and court trials in the United States from 1919 to 2004, including cases involving John Scopes, Alger Hiss, Charles Manson, Ted Bundy, O.J. Simpson, and Scott Peterson.
Crimes and Trials of the Century [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 752
Authors: Frankie Y. Bailey Ph.D., Steven Chermak Ph.D.
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

What do O. J. Simpson, the Lindbergh baby, and Gary Gilmore have in common? They were all the focus of famous crimes and/or trials in the United States. In this two-volume set, historical and contemporary cases that not only shocked the nation but that also became a part of the