Hanging Curve

Hanging Curve

By: "Soos, Troy"

Price: $14.95

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Book Condition: NEAR FINE

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The year is 1922 and Mickey Rawlings is taking the biggest risk of his professional baseball career when he agrees to play in a game against the East St. Louis Cubs, a black semi-pro team. The game begins, the Klan shows up and Mickey soon realizes that this is also one more battle in a race war -- and the next casualty is the black pitcher whose body is found hanging from the backstop.
-- In the bestselling tradition of the historical mystery novels of Caleb Carr and Barbara Hambly.

Title: Hanging Curve

Author Name: "Soos, Troy"

Categories: mystery,

Edition: (1st thus)

Publisher: NY, 2000

ISBN Number: 1575666561

ISBN Number 13: 9781575666563

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: NEAR FINE

lb: 1.50 lb

Seller ID: 81P003

Description: "As new except for faint single crease on spine and faint tilt. ""Spring, 1922. Jazz is hot. Baseball is hotter - and bitterly segregated...Mickey Rawlings willing risks his career to step across baseball's color line...to match his skills against the very best in the game...a black semi-pro team...more than a game is at stake...a brutal lynching..."""

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