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CANCELLED: Season of '42: Baseball During the War Years

Event Type: Books and Literature
Date: 10/22/2012
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Sports writer Jack Cavanaugh discusses the baseball season of 1942, which he covers in his book "Season of '42: Joe D., Teddy Ballgame and Baseball's Fight to Survive a Turbulent First Year". It explains how the war effected the game and the American psyche. Baseball became a welcome diversion from the stark realities of war. This comes right before the start of the World Series, which starts on October 24th.
Library: Greenwich Library
Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Carl White
Contact Number: 203-622-7948
Presenter: Jack Cavanaugh