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Nikkei Baseball: Japanese American Players from Immigration and Internment to the Major Leagues

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Nikkei Baseball examines baseball's evolving importance to the Japanese American community and the construction of Japanese American identity. Originally introduced in Japan in the late 1800s, baseball was played in the United States by Japanese immigrants first in Hawaii, then San Francisco and northern California, then in amateur leagues up and down the Pacific Coast. For Japanese American players, baseball was seen as a sport that encouraged healthy competition by imposing rules and standards of ethical behavior for both ...

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Nikkei Baseball: Japanese American Players from Immigration and Internment to the Major Leagues
2013, University of Illinois Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780252078835

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Nikkei Baseball: Japanese American Players from Immigration and Internment to the Major Leagues
2013, University of Illinois Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780252037351

Hardcover

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