Labor And Capital In 19th Century Baseball by Robert P. Gelzheiser ; Foreword By Mark Alvarez

Full Title: Labor And Capital In 19th Century Baseball
Author/Editor(s): Robert P. Gelzheiser (1955-)
ISBN: 078642169X, 9780786421695
Publisher: McFarland & Company
Published Place: Jefferson, N.C.
Published/Copyright Year: 2006
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 23 cm
LCCN: 2005025350
Number of pages: 213 (x, 213 pages)
Categories:
Baseball Teams > United States > History > 19th Century
Baseball > United States > History > 19th Century


Content:
Introduction
The origins of professional baseball in the United States
The development of the American Association and the National League of Professional Base Ball Clubs : baseball becomes big business
The player/owner relationship in the mature baseball industry
Business and labor in the 19th century : the changing relationship in the baseball industry
The baseball player as worker
The formation and development of the Brotherhood of Professional Base Ball Players
The adversaries : John Montgomery Ward and Albert Goodwill Spalding
The Players' National League of Base-Ball Clubs
Retreat and defeat : consolidation
Aftermath : 1891-1901.
"This work explores the early history of professional baseball in the United States, the factors that contributed to the player rebellion of 1890, and the rebellion's impact on the player-owner relationship. Appendices include a roster of the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings; the First Reserve Agreement, Section 18 of the Standard Player's Contract; and commentary and legal documents"
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-206) and index.

ISBNPlus ID: HVD.V9.767304-2-3091645
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: GV875.A1 G45 2006
Dewey Decimal: 796.357/64097309034

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APA Style:
Gelzheiser, R.P. (2006). Labor And Capital In 19th Century Baseball. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company.

MLA Style:
Gelzheiser, Robert P.. Labor And Capital In 19th Century Baseball. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, 2006. Print.

Chicago Style:
Gelzheiser, Robert P.. Labor And Capital In 19th Century Baseball. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, 2006.