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Contents Preface Acknowledgments Introduction 1. The Fraternity and Its Game 2. A Commercial Spectacle 3. The First Professional Teams 4. The First Professional Leagues 5. The Players' Revolt 6. The Great Baseball War 7. Baseball's Coming of Age 8. The Big Fix 9. The Age of Ruth 10. An Age of Dynasties 11. Baseball's Great Experiment 12. The Last Days of the Old Game 13. Baseball in Trouble 14. The Empowerment of the Players 15. The Demise of Dynasties 16. The Resurgence of America's Game 17. It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times Bibliographical Essay Index Illustrations follow page 000
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Baseball -- United States -- History.