Playing for their nation
baseball and the American military during World War II
|Subject||Armed Forces -- Sports. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01351901
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball players -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball players. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00828007
Baseball. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00827904
Baseball. -- swd
Militärsport. -- swd
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Baseball -- History. -- bisacsh
Just two months after the magical baseball season of 1941, the United States entered World War II, and baseball, like other American institutions, was called upon to sacrifice and serve in the war effort. Utilizing personal accounts, military documents, and newspaper sources, Playing for Their Nation provides the first in-depth analysis of the development of military baseball during the Second World War.