A Hero All His Life by Merlyn Mantle
Merlyn, Mickey Jr., David, and Dan Mantle : A Memoir by the Mantle Family

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For the first time, Mickey Mantle's wife, Merlyn, and their sons tells their story about life with the great American hero. Heartbreaking, tender, and often humorous, this ultimately uplifting memoir includes Mickey's own comments about his family and his personal problems--his last published words. of photos.
 

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Published October 1, 1996 by Harpercollins. 272 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Sports & Outdoors. Non-fiction

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What makes this already familiar account of drunkenness, infidelity, and remorse so startling is that it's by Mantle and members of his family.

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A poignant tribute to Mickey Mantle, the famed Yankee star who died of cancer last summer at age 64 following a failed liver transplant, this reminiscence presents alternating chapters by his widow and three of his sons;

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