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The Yankee years [electronic resource] / Joe Torre and Tom Verducci.

Torre, Joe, 1940- (Author). Verducci, Tom. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385529389 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 0385529384 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9780385529389 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 0385529384 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Physical Description: viii, 502 p., [24] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2009.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Underdogs -- A desperation to win -- Getting an edge -- The boss -- Mystique and aura -- Baseball catches up -- The ghosts make a final appearance -- The issues of Alex -- Marching to different drumbeats -- End of the curse -- The abyss -- Broken trust -- "We have a problem" -- The last race -- Attack of the midges -- The end.
Summary, etc.: Written as a third-person narrative with "Sports Illustrated" senior baseball writer Verducci, "The Yankee Years" is a thoughtful, utterly honest, and gripping behind-the-scenes look at the Yankees' organization from the most successful--and most respected--baseball manager of the modern era.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 8355 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9138 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 1919 KB).
Subject: Torre, Joe, 1940-
Baseball managers > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
New York Yankees (Baseball team)
Genre: Electronic books.

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