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DOC Õ READER Yankee Stadium ✓ ❮Reading❯ ➷ Yankee Stadium: The Official Retrospective Author Al Santasiere – Danpashley.co.uk A photographic treasury timed to coincide with the team's final season at its current stadium celebrates some of the most memorable moments in baseball history that have occurred there in a fan's comp A photographic treasury timed to coincide with the team's final season at its current stadium celebrates some of the most memorable moments in baseball history that have occurred there in a fan's compendium that features anecdotes by such contributors as George Steinbrenner Yogi Berra and Derek Jeter 175000 first printing I bought this book for my Son Will one of his many Christmas gifts; he's a Yankees fan I'm a long suffering Reds fan but can't blame him Unlike my team over the past ten plus years the Yanks management wants to winAt any rate I have to say that I've always been somewhat of a Yankees' fan as well this speaks to my appreciation for baseball history Yankee Stadium plays a LARGE part of thatThis book covers so much of Yankees' history in that stadium as well as other memorable sporting events This is worth the cost for the book and my son appreciates it very muchAmericanSoldier

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A photographic treasury timed to coincide with the team's final season at its current stadium celebrates some of the most memorable moments in baseball history that have occurred there in a fan's compendium that features anecdotes by such contributors as George Steinbrenner Yogi Berra and Derek Jeter 175000 first printing A wide of photos and first person accounts of people who traversed the surfaces of the ballpark Tells the story of the Yankee team and their search for their own stadium as they shared with another team They were able to get their own place and signed Babe Ruth Soon uality players came and winning followedAdditionally football games boxing and spiritual events occurred Insightful Not all the photos have captions

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Yankee Stadium The Official RetrospectiveA photographic treasury timed to coincide with the team's final season at its current stadium celebrates some of the most memorable moments in baseball history that have occurred there in a fan's compendium that features anecdotes by such contributors as George Steinbrenner Yogi Berra and Derek Jeter 175000 first printing A beautiful and wonderful tribute to an American icon Yankee StadiumGood warm memories inspiration and nostalgia come forth on every page Leap out from every page actually Although it is primarily about the Yankees as it should be every aspect of Yankee Stadium history is included from the New York Giants two Papal visits college football and boxing It's all here in glorious detailfine excellent writing and photos almost beyond compareFrom the Babe Lou's farewell Larsen's perfect game Maris' homerun Mr October Joe Torre and the great Yankee teams of late all are there all presented in an interesting and appropriate mannerNot too much of this just enough of that to evoke nostalgia of the highest degreenostalgia not maudlin thought or regretAnd if you have any doubt that the Yankees Red Sox rivalry is the greatest in American sport read this book and you will know you will be convinced that it is trueBut this is not a book for Yankees lovers only; it is a book for all baseball fans and others who want to as the Lone Ranger might say Return to those thrilling days of yesteryearOne of the interesting parts of the book is a one page account of why Yankee Stadium had to be torn downIt had nothing to do with money and luxury boxes It had everything to do with a stadium that was showing its age and crumbling around itself especially on Bat Day a very interesting bit of information