Hammerin" Hank

the story of Hank Greenberg by Yona Zeldis McDonough

Publisher: Walker & Co. in New York

Written in English
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  • Greenberg, Hank -- Juvenile literature,
  • Detroit Tigers (Baseball team) -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

Edition Notes

StatementYona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis.
GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
ContributionsZeldis, Malcah.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23275068M
ISBN 100802789978, 0802789986
LC Control Number2005048639

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Hank Greenberg was an anomaly who challenged the stereotypes of his era. He was a Jewish boy from New York City who was neither weak nor small nor academically inclined.

He was well over 6 feet tall, strong and healthy, and he could hit a baseball as well as or better than most major leaguers. He played with the Detroit Tigers, leading his team to several pennants and World Series.

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