The Great American Novel
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Farrar, Straus & Giroux|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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Gil Gamesh is the only pitcher who ever tried to kill the umpire, and John Baal, The Babe Ruth of the Big House, never hit a home run sober. But you've never heard of them -- or of the Ruppert Mundys, the only homeless big-league ball team in American history -- because of the communist plot and the capitalist scandal that expunged the entire Patriot League from baseball memory.
Philip Roth's richly imagined satiric narrative, The Great American Novel, turns baseball's...