The DiMaggios by Tom Clavin
Three Brothers, Their Passion for Baseball, Their Pursuit of the American Dream

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Simon and Garfunkel famously asked, “Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio?” Clavin reminds readers that Joe is not the only DiMaggio worth remembering.
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In The DiMaggios, acclaimed sportswriter Tom Clavin reveals the untold Great American Story of three brothers, Joltin’ Joe, Dom, and Vince DiMaggio, and the Great American Game—baseball—that would consume their lives.

A vivid portrait of a family and the ways in which their shifting fortunes and status shaped their relationships, The DiMaggios is a exploration of an era and a culture.

This comprehensive biography that recalls the work of Jane Leavy offers a trove of insight into one of the game’s greatest players and his family, sure to be treasured by Yankees fans, Red Sox Fans, and baseball aficionados around the world.

 

About Tom Clavin

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Tom Clavin and Danny Peary are bestselling co-authors of Roger Maris: Baseball's Reluctant Hero. Tom is also a former reporter for the New York Times and co-author of The Last Stand of Fox Company. Danny is a writer/researcher for “The Tim McCarver Show.”
 
Published May 14, 2013 by Ecco. 352 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Sports & Outdoors. Non-fiction
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Simon and Garfunkel famously asked, “Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio?” Clavin reminds readers that Joe is not the only DiMaggio worth remembering.

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