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[Reading] ➹ The Boys of Summer ➯ Roger Kahn – Nessville.me This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major league ball clubs ever fielded the team that broke th[Reading] The Boys of Summer Roger Kahn Nessville.me This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major lea.

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The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this nameRoger Kahn was best known for The Boys of Summer about the Brooklyn Dodgers.

10 thoughts on “The Boys of Summer

  1. Jeffrey Keeten Jeffrey Keeten says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBI”Sooner or Later” the author Ed Linn observes “society beats down the man of muscle and sweat” Surely these fine athletes these boys of summer have found their measure of ruin But one does not come away from visits with them from long nights remembering the past and considering the present full of sorrow In the end uite the other way one is renewed” Since the moment I was aware enough to process sounds and know what they mean I’ve been a Kansas City Royals fan From opening day until the final out my father had the AM radio tuned to the Royals baseball games Even when he wasn’t in the house the radio would still be on with the sounds of the crowd the sharp crack of a bat and the exciting play by play commentary of the announcer punctuating the silence of a hot summer afternoon When I got old enough t


  2. Brina Brina says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBI“I see the boys of summer in their ruinLay the gold tithings barrenSetting no store by harvest freeze the soils” Dylan Thomas We are approaching Mem


  3. Fred Shaw Fred Shaw says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBIThe Boys of SummerBy Roger KahnKindle edition5 StarsThe Boys of Summer is the story of the Brooklyn Dodgers when the best came to play baseball Pee Wee Reese Duke Snider Carl Furillo Gil Hodges Billy Cox Roy Campanella Carl Erskine Clem Labine Billy Cox Jackie Robinson That’s right sports fans “Brooklyn Dodgers” At one time there were 3 MLB clubs in New York City The Brooklyn Dodgers played at Ebbets Field The New York Giants played at the Polo Grounds and The New York Yankees played at Yankees Stadium All but one left for California in the 50’s and 60’s The YankeesRoger Kahn has written an excellent history of the times and players of The Brooklyn Dodgers A reporter for the Herald Tribune in 1951 Kahn was ass


  4. Douglas Douglas says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBIYou really can't pick a better book to read in the throes of summer or in any season of life for that matter More than a book about baseball or summer this is a book about living and what makes living so good The Boys ascending from unassuming childhoods and lowly towns somehow seemed fated to achieve the greatness that was the Brooklyn Dodgers of the 1940's and 1950's And what's Roger Kahn one of the great sports writers that ever lived was destined to be their chronicler The Boys of Summer was so well written and the story so well told I bega


  5. Ed Ed says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBII wanted to read a baseball book and this classic about the 1950s Brooklyn Dodgers fit the bill nicely


  6. Brian Eshleman Brian Eshleman says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBIProbably the best sports book I ever read He talked about a year in baseball before mine in a way that was compelling but still realistic


  7. C. C. says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBII reuested this book from the library expecting to love it but the first few pages were so choked with baseball nostalgia of endless days of summer boys growing to be gods in the green cathedrals of yesteryear the tragic ending in the bitter days of autumn blah blah blah I almost put it down before I got through the intro But I'm very glad I kept at it


  8. Kasa Cotugno Kasa Cotugno says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBIAlthough I read this over 40 years ago way before I became a fan I fell in love with baseball through this book


  9. Donna Donna says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBII liked this book and since this is coming from someone who dislikes baseball a lot that is high praise indeed I loved the voice in this It was very folksy; it felt personal and the love of the game came through loud and clear The author was engaging I liked that this book focused on the players of this early era than the sport itself It also touched on civil rights and the first few African Americans who played major ball Sometimes I get to the end of the book and wonder about the title Not so here The title was perfect


  10. Harold Kasselman Harold Kasselman says:

    The Boys of Summer Kindle µ The Boys Epub / boys kindle, summer book, The Boys book, The Boys of Summer MOBIOk so I finally decided to read Boys Of Summer and I'm melancholy I have just gone through an emotional ride with the epilogue This is a wonderful book I was hesitant the first 80 pages to understand why the book was heralded as great and then I understood Th


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