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Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick

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Dickson, Paul.
Call Number: 
796.231 V417Di
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Bill Veeck was a baseball owner like none other, irreverent and often ill-dressed. Much of what is known about Veeck’s life comes from his own autobiographies (Veeck as in Wreck and The Hustler’s Handbook). Dickson pores through primary sources to come up with a picture of Veeck as he may have really been, perhaps a little more concerned with the bottom line, but still an advocate for the “little guy.”