The Glory of Their Times

  • by Lawrence S. Ritter
  • Narrated by Lawrence S. Ritter, Fred Snodgrass, Sam Crawford, Hans Lobert, others
  • 4 hrs and 52 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Baseball's Golden Age comes alive through the voices of men who were there. Selected from the original tapes on which Lawrence S. Ritter based his classic book of baseball history, The Glory of Their Times is a collection of wonderful tales that paint a vivid and evocative picture of a lively young America and the giants who starred on her ballfields, legends like Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Honus Wagner, Walter Johnson, and many others. From the wildly hilarious to the achingly poignant, these stories tell it like it really was.

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What the Critics Say

"Almost perfect...vivid, gentle, and humorous." (The New Yorker)

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 27-09-2005
  • Publisher: HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books