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The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings

by William Brashler

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American baseball players -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Brashler ; introduction by Peter C. Bjarkman.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3552.R33 B56 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1740870M
    ISBN 100252062876
    LC Control Number92046723
    OCLC/WorldCa27264742

    Genre/Form: Baseball stories Fiction Sports stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brashler, William. Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings. The Bingo Long Traveling All Stars and Motor Kings. New York: Harper & Row, First edition. Hardcover. His first book, a humorous novel set in the Negro Baseball league. Made into a movie with Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor and James Earl Jones. A fine copy in a very near fine price clipped dust jacket. Item # Price: $

    Get this from a library! The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings. [William Brashler]. The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings pays tribute to the glory days of the Negro League system that produced some of the best baseball players the world has ever seen with Williams and Review by NoahGittell ★★★★/5().

    In the world of s Negro League baseball, a spirited team of renegade players travels around the Midwest looking for that one big score. Richard Pryor, Billy Dee Williams and James Earl Jones star as three barnstorming ballplayers who take on prejudice and their own League's unfair rules while stealing cars, food and home base - anything to prove that they're the best team around/5(3). If you like "The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings" you are looking for humorous, sentimental and feel good movies about / with sport, baseball, athlete's life, on the road, kidnapping, contests and competitions and racism themes of Comedy and Sport genre shot in USA/


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