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Willie Mays

Baseball (born 6-May-1931)


Arnold Hano. Willie Mays. Grosset & Dunlap. 1966. 190pp.

Donald Honig. Mays, Mantle, Snider: A Celebration. Macmillan. 1987. 151pp.

Mary Kay Linge. Willie Mays: A Biography. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2005. 196pp.

Willie Mays; with Lou Sahadi. Say Hey: The Autobiography of Willie Mays. Riverside, NJ: Simon & Schuster. 1988.

Willie Mays; with Charles Einstein. Willie Mays: My Life In and Out of Baseball. Dutton. 1966. 320pp.

Gene Schoor. Willie Mays, Modest Champion. Putnam. 1960. 187pp.

Milton J. Shapiro. The Willie Mays Story. J. Messner. 1960. 192pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.468)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.994)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.705)

  9. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.329)

  10. Current Biography, 1966 Yearbook (pp.270-73)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.482)

  12. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.337)

  13. American Lives: Sports (vol.2, pp.135-37)

  14. ESPN Sports Almanac 2004 (p.531)

  15. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.3, p.311)

  16. Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac (p.874)

  17. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.267)

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