The Last Hero

The Last Hero

A Life of Henry Aaron

eBook - 2010
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In "The Last Hero", Bryant chronicles Aaron's childhood in segregated Alabama, his brief stardom in the Negro Leagues, his complicated relationship with celebrity, and his historic rivalry with Willie Mays--all culminating in the defining event of his life: his shattering of Babe Ruth's all-time home-run record. Bryant also examines Aaron's more complex second act: his quest to become an important voice beyond the ball field.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780307379245
0307379248

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1974:Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth's Major League Baseball home-run record with 714.


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