Jackie Robinson and the Integration of Major League Baseball


Jackie Robinson

Allen, Maury. Jackie Robinson: A Life Remembered.
Falkner, David. Great Time Coming: The Life of Jackie Robinson, from Baseball to Birmingham.
Mann, Arthur. The Jackie Robinson Story.
Robinson, Jackie. Baseball Has Done It.
Robinson, Jackie. I Never Had It Made.
Robinson, Rachel. Jackie Robinson: An Intimate Portrait.
Robinson, Sharon. Stealing Home: An Intimate Family Portrait by the Daughter of Jackie Robinson.
Tygiel, Jules. Baseball's Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy.

Negro League Baseball

Chadwick, Bruce. When the Game Was Black and White: The Illustrated History of Baseball's Negro Legues.
Moffi, Larry and Kronstadt, Jonathan. Crossing the Line: Black Major Leaguers, 1947-1959.
Ribowsky, Mark. A Complete History of the Negro Leagues, 1884 to 1995.
Rogosin, Donn. Invisible Men: Life in Baseball's Negro Leagues.

Baseball and Other Sports

Ashe, Arthur. A Hard Road to Glory: The History of the African-American Athlete.
Lipstyte, Robert and Levine, Peter. Idols of the Game: A Sporting History of the American Century.
Moore, Joseph. Pride against Prejudice: The Biography of Larry Doby.
Rader, Benjamin. Baseball: A History of America's Game.

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November 26, 2002