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Author Ring, Jennifer, 1948-
Title Stolen bases : why American girls don't play baseball / Jennifer Ring.
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2009.
Book Cover
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 Floor2  GV880.7 .R56 2009    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xi, 200 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-196) and index.
Contents The girls' game -- A.G. Spalding and America's needs -- Enter softball -- How baseball became manly and White -- American womanhood and athletics -- Cricket -- Stolen bases -- Collegiate women's baseball -- The invisibility of bias.
Subject Baseball for women -- United States.
Baseball -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 0252032829 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780252032820 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 246892167