Table of Contents for Extra Bases : Reflections on Jackie Robinson, Race, and Baseball History


Introduction ix
PART 1. REFLECTIONS ON JACKIE ROBINSON 1(48)
Introduction to The Jackie Robinson Reader (1997)
3(11)
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson (1984)
14(10)
Jackie Robinson's Signing: The Untold Story (1988)
24(11)
Afterword to Baseball's Great Experiment (1997)
35(14)
PART 2. REFLECTIONS ON RACE AND BASEBALL 49(70)
Black Ball: The Jim Crow Years (1989, 2001)
51(20)
Unreconciled Strivings: Baseball in Jim Crow America (2000)
71(25)
Introduction to It's Good to Be Alive (1995)
96(8)
Black Ball: The Integrated Game (1989, 2001)
104(15)
PART 3. REFLECTIONS ON BASEBALL HISTORY 119(46)
Playing by the Book: Baseball History in the 1980s (1986)
121(18)
Sports from a Sofa (1985)
139(6)
Ken Burns Meets Jackie Robinson (1996)
145(4)
The Polo Grounds (2000)
149(13)
Salaries Are Escalating, but They Don't Guarantee Winning (2000)
162(3)
Acknowledgments 165