Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson's First Spring Training
Chris Lamb

University of Nebraska Press, 2004. First edition AS NEW IN DUST JACKET. First printing. Hardcover. 226 pp. with bibliography, index. Illustrated. An indepth examination of baseball's Jackie Robinson's first spring training (1946) after signing the contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers that broke major league baseball's modern color barrier. Robinson was assigned to the Dodger's International League in Monteal for the 1946 season and while the racism he faced was far less in Canada, he still battled tremendous ordeals when the team played on the road in the United States. As New Hardcover 9780803229563 (Item ID: E18047)


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