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Walter Johnson a life by Jack Kavanagh

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Published by Diamond Communications in South Bend, Ind .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Johnson, Walter Perry, 1887-1946.,
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Jack Kavanagh.
LC ClassificationsGV865.J6 K386 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 300 p. :
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1116146M
ISBN 100912083816
LC Control Number94042221

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Walter Perry Johnson (November 6, – Decem ), nicknamed "Barney" and "The Big Train", was a Major League Baseball right-handed played his entire year baseball career for the Washington Senators (–). He later served as manager of the Senators from through and of the Cleveland Indians from through Earned run average: View Walter Johnson's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos). Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during season Full Name: Walter Perry Johnson Nicknames: Barney or The Big Train. View Player Bio from the SABR Height: Meter. Walter Johnson HS Yearbook. Yearbook Links: Contact the Yearbook | Buy a Yearbook | Buy a Senior Ad | Share Your Pictures | Yearbook Staff. Contacting the Yearbook. The Yearbook Sponsor is Wendy Borrelli. Email Ms. Borrelli or phone at The yearbook room is Yearbook Editors in Chief. Editors in Chief: Lindsey Hancock Location: Rock Spring Dr Bethesda, MD Walter Johnson teaches history at Harvard and is the author of The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States, Soul by Soul: Life Inside in the Antebellum Slave Market, and River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Mississippi Valley's Cotton autobiographical essay, “Guns in the Family,” was included in the Best .

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