Download e-book for iPad: Abner Doubleday: A Civil War Biography by Thomas Barthel

By Thomas Barthel

ISBN-10: 0786445610

ISBN-13: 9780786445615

whereas Abner Doubleday is remembered essentially, and mistakenly, for having “invented” baseball (he did not), it was once his selfless workout of accountability to his country that are meant to be venerated. Following his adolescence in Auburn, big apple, and his days as a cadet at West element to the Union general’s involvement within the American Civil struggle and his public carrier afterwards, he's printed during this biography as a guy who took unpopular stands yet was once guided by means of a company imaginative and prescient of justice. One bankruptcy absolutely explores the baseball myth.

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