Covers the baseball seasons from 1972 through 1976, described as the "most significant half decade in the history of the game."
Roger Angell is a writer and fiction editor with the New Yorker. His works include The Summer Game (available in a Bison Books edition), Late Innings, and Game Time.
"A book for people who miss good writing, who miss clarity, lucidity, style and passion. It's a book for all seasons."--New York Times Book Review "No one writes better about baseball."--Boston Globe "Roger Angell is our best writer on baseball."--Newsweek "Angell's passion for baseball is enough to convert the heathen."--Time