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Roger Maris

Baseball's Reluctant Hero

Roger Maris( )
Author: Clavin, Tom
Peary, Danny
Publication Date:Mar 2010
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

During WWII, the Japanese looted gold from across Asia to finance military expansion. Thousands have searched in vain for the legendary Yamashitae(tm)s Gold, until now ... A group of foreign workers digging a tunnel in present-day Singapore stumbles across a forgotten underground vault and inadvertently triggers a biological booby trap set by the Japanese a generation earlier to protect Yamashitae(tm)s Gold. An unknown strain of anthrax is released that threatens a global holocaust.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.12 x 9.12 x 1.3 Inches
Book Weight:1.365 Pounds
Author Biography
Clavin, Tom (Author)
Tom Clavin was born in the Bronx, New York. He is a bestselling author and has worked as a newspaper and web site editor, magazine writer, TV and radio commentator, and a reporter for The New York Times. Two of his books have been New York Times best sellers, The Heart of Everything That Is and Halsey's Typhoon. Other books that have received popular and critical acclaim include The DiMaggios, Last Men Out, Gil Hodges, Roger Maris, The Last Stand of Fox Company, and his most recent book, Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero.Two of his books were nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.


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