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8 edition of The Tall Mexican found in the catalog.

The Tall Mexican

The Life of Hank Aguirre All-Star Pitcher, Businessman, Humanitarian

by Robert E. Copley

  • 269 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Arte Publico Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports - General,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Baseball players,
  • Biography,
  • Businessmen

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8608377M
    ISBN 101558852948
    ISBN 109781558852945
    OCLC/WorldCa68569737

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The Tall Mexican by Robert E. Copley Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Bob Copley. Biography. Latino/Latina Studies. Reprint. Drawing on first-hand experience, interviews, and research, Bob Copley shows us Hank Aguirre in THE TALL MEXICAN as a tough but caring man of talent, faith, and determination -- a man who pushed beyond prejudice and mere celebrity to become a true hero.

After a successful big-league career with the Indians, Detroit Tigers, L.A. A more than a decade ago, I found an intriguing book at the Seattle Library Book Sale that caught my eye for several reasons. It was called, “The Tall Mexican: The Life of Hank Aguirre, All-Star Pitcher, Businessman and Humanitarian.” The cover art featured a beautiful painting of a brown pitcher in a Detroit Tigers.

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