100 Baseball Icons: From the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Archive - Hardcover

Author : Kit Hinrichs
Publisher : Ten Speed Press(01-Apr-2008)
Hardcover : 112 pages
ISBN 10 : 158008916X
ISBN 13 : 9781580089166
Language : English
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ISBN: 9781580089166
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"100 BASEBALL ICONS presents the treasures of the most famous repository of baseball memorabilia in the world, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York. Given access to the Hall's vast archives, award-winning photographer and lifelong baseball aficionado Terry Heffernan unearths artifacts that represent some of the outstanding achievements and legends in baseball history, including Babe Ruth's bat, "Shoeless Joe" Jackson's tattered shoes, and more. Heffernan's arresting compositions capture the beauty and magic of these charged objects, hitting home the excitement that has captivated fans for more than a century. A commemorative collection of 100 photographs of baseball memorabilia from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and museum. In 2006, a record 76 million fans attended Major League Baseball games."