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Facing Clemens

hitters on confronting baseball"s most intimidating pitcher

by Jonathan L. Mayo

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clemens, Roger,
  • Baseball players -- United States,
  • Pitchers (Baseball) -- United States,
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJonathan Mayo ; with a foreword by Roger Clemens.
    GenreUnited States., Anecdotes.
    ContributionsClemens, Roger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.C4384 M39 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19887209M
    ISBN 109781599211626
    LC Control Number2007049967
    OCLC/WorldCa184924612

      Clemens published his next novel, Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc (serialized –96), anonymously in hopes that the public might take it more seriously than a book bearing the Mark Twain. Danbury, Conn., April 21 -- Samuel Langhorne Clemens, "Mark Twain," died at 22 minutes after 6 tonight. Beside him on the bed lay a beloved book- it was Carlyle's "French Revolution" -and near the book his glasses, pushed away with a weary sigh a few hours before.

    That book, with its totemic one-word title, represented for many of its readers the apex of European humanist criticism. The German edition was published in Author: Arthur Krystal. Roger Clemens, rocket! by Kevin Kernan () The life and trials of Roger Clemens: baseball's rocket man and the questionable case against him by Hansen Alexander () .

      Kids Count asked children to draw a picture of what it's like to be a kid in Michigan. This was submitted by Marcus Sheppard, and is one of the drawings that appear in the Kids Count Data Book. Light foxing of tipped in frontispiece and facing pages. Interior is clean and unmarked. pages. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller Otherwise the book has only light wear and light aging along with bumped corners. My Father, Mark Twain. Clemens, Clara. Published by Harpers () ISBN ISBN


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