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Veeck--As In Wreck by Bill Veeck
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Sep 26, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: sports, memoir
Read from July 15 to September 15, 2011

One of the most entertaining sports memoirs ever. Bill Veeck, who enraged other baseball owners in the 50s by not wearing a tie and shooting off fireworks, shares highlights from his colorful career. Funny if a bit disorganized, the prose gives you the feeling of sitting across from Veeck over a beer.

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