The summer of beer and whiskey: how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game

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Describes how a German-born biergarten owner who knew nothing about baseball bought the St. Louis Browns baseball team in an effort to sell more beer and unwittingly formed the American League and revitalized the sport.
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subject_facet American Association (Baseball league : 1882-1891) -- History, BIOGRAP, Baseball -- United States -- History, POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Economic Policy, SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball / History
title_display The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game
title_full The Summer of Beer and Whiskey How Brewers, Barkeeps, Rowdies, Immigrants, and a Wild Pennant Fight Made Baseball America's Game, The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game / Edward Achorn
title_short The summer of beer and whiskey :
title_sub how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game
topic_facet Baseball, Biography & Autobiography, History, Nonfiction, SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball / History, Sports & Recreations