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Cubs Nation: 162 Games. 162 Stories. 1 Addiction.

3.97  ·  Rating details ·  114 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
From Ernie Banks, the legendary Mr. Cub, to Sammy Sosa, today's record-setting sensation, Cubs Nation traces the history of a team that often had everything going for it and yet was so hampered by losses that it came to define the term lovable losers.
Hardcover, 417 pages
Published March 1st 2005 by Doubleday Books (first published 2005)
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Ryann
Mar 02, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: sports lovers
A close look into many facets of the game: from grounds keepers to organ players with everyone in between. Not just for Cubs fans, this Twins fan loved it!
John Cress
Mar 25, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I liked this one a lot as it gives a great perspective on the current and past history of the Cubs. I think it does a great job of capturing the spirit of the team and it's history. Each day has a different 1-2 page story of the Cubs, either as a team, it's employees, and the actual game. Even though one knows the outcome to 2004, one can almost sense the impending doom to is sure to find the Chicago squad. This is a great book that doesn't have to be read in 1 sitting but enjoying over time thr ...more
Jim
Oct 01, 2008 marked it as to-read
Shelves: chicago
It's been another post-season of anguish for Cubs fans. All that's left for us is to finish off that case of Old Style, dispassionately watch the World Series, and read books like this, the story of the 2004 season, when the Cubs again came oh-so-close.

Melanie Martel
Jan 10, 2012 rated it really liked it
This book had a plethra of not only information but of Cubbie history. The pictures are awesome! I definitley recommend.
Kristine Stewart
Feb 28, 2008 rated it it was amazing
For all Cubs fans out there-a can't miss.
Christi
Nov 30, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: speed-read, adult
Speed-read.

Conversational, strong sense of place, tangible characters
Kathleen
Aug 13, 2008 rated it really liked it
Another must read for any true Cubs fan
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