Baseball Americana: Treasures from the Library of Congress

A lavishly illustrated history of America's game, from the unparalleled collections of the Library of Congress

Baseball, the sport that helped reunify the country in the years after the Civil War, remains the National Pastime. The Library of Congress houses the world's largest baseball collection, documenting the history of the game and providing a unique look at America since the late 1700s. Now Baseball Americana presents the best of the best

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780061960123
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Words: 40,917
Unique Words: 5,273
Avg Sentence (words): 19.46
Avg Word (chars): 4.85
Chapters: 35
Paragraphs: 1,185
People: 944
Places: 226
Things: 563
Adult Reading Time:2:44
Sentiment: 0.02
Intensity: 0.05
Profanity: 51
SAT Words: 610
Reading Level:11.1
Complexity Index: 178

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