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Author Stump, Al.

Title Cobb: a biography [Hoopla electronic resource] / Al Stump.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2011.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (19hr., 39 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Ian Esmo.
Summary As a boy in the 1890s, he went looking for thrills in a rural Georgia that still burned with the humiliation of the Civil War. As an old man in the 1960s, he dared death, picked fights, refused to take his medicine, and drove off all his friends and admirers. He went to his deathbed alone, clutching a loaded pistol and a bag containing millions of dollars' worth of cash and securities. During the years in between, he was, according to Al Stump, "the most shrewd, inventive, lurid, detested, mysterious, and superb of all baseball players." He was Ty Cobb. Al Stump tells how the dying Cobb hired him in 1960 to ghostwrite his autobiography, giving him a fascinating window into the life and times of the Georgia Peach.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Cobb, Ty, 1886-1961.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Esmo, Ian. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781483074191 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1483074196 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10024758
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