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by Mike Bass
Since the day she became the principal owner of the Cincinnati Reds, Marge Schott was a woman surrounded by controversy. Allegations of her racist and anti-Semitic remarks made front-page headlines across the country.Mike Bass, the winner of a prestigious Associated Press Sports Editors Award for his series of articles on racism in sports, looks at the woman formerly behin ...more
Hardcover, 316 pages
Published September 1st 1993 by Sports Publishing LLC
(first published June 1st 1993)
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This was a terrible book to read. Not because it was poorly written, it's a very high quality book with plenty of supporting information. It's terrible to read because of the subject matter. This book chronicles the ownership debacle of my favorite sports team during my childhood. I remember hearing bad things about the woman, but this book brings a whole new light to the problems. It does also indict the media in general for allowing the madness to continue for so long without bringing it to th ...more