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Curt Flood in the Media - a book by Khan, Abraham Iqbal

Curt Flood in the Media

Baseball, Race, and the Demise of the Activist-Athlete

Curt Flood in the Media( )
Author: Khan, Abraham Iqbal
Series title:Race, Rhetoric, and Media Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University Press of Mississippi
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

Curt Flood in the Media examines the public discourse surrounding Curt Flood (1938-1997), the star center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals throughout the sixties. In 1969, Flood was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies. At the time, all Major League Baseball players were subject to the reserve clause, which essentially bound a player to work in perpetuity for his original team, unless traded for another player or sold for cash, in which case he worked under the same reserve...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General
Sports & Recreation / Sociology Of Sports
Law / Sports
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.51 Inches
Book Weight:0.73 Pounds

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