Sport in Black PittsburghBook - 1987
A new preface updates this richly detailed look at the major role sport played in shaping Pittsburgh's black community from the Roaring Twenties through the Korean War. Rob Ruck reveals how sandlot, amateur, and professional athletics helped black Pittsburgh realize its potential for self-organization, expression, and creativity.
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1987
Branch Call Number: GV584.5.P57 R83 1987
Characteristics: xiii, 238 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm