The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings

A Novel
Author: William Brashler
Paper – $24
978-0-252-06287-2
Publication Date
Paperback: 01/01/1993
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About the Book

William Brashler's novel is story of a black barnstorming ball club in 1939, before JackieRobinson broke baseball's unofficial color barrier. This edition includes a preface by theauthor and an introduction by Peter Bjarkman setting the novel in the contexts ofscholarly literature on the Negro Baseball Leagues and of sports fiction. "Captivating . . ..Catches the highs and lows of some bad old days." -- New York Times BookReview