Great Time Coming - The Life of Jackie Robinson from Baseball to Birmingham-logo

Great Time Coming - The Life of Jackie Robinson from Baseball to Birmingham

David Falkner

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David Falkner, noted author of five previous books about baseball, deftly portrays the rise to stardom of Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play on a major-league team in baseball’s modern era. As Falkner traces the development of Robinson’s natural skill and tireless dedication, he focuses on the strengths that earned Robinson a unique place on the diamond and in the struggle for civil rights. This compelling biography illuminates a critical intersection of sports and cultural history.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Richard Davidson

Length:

15h 6m


Chapters

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04:15

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:03


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

24:13


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

19:39


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

16:00


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

22:57


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

31:23


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

23:00


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

27:01


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

25:27


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

21:37


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

19:43


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:15


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

16:17


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

23:09


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

26:59


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

22:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

17:22


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

19:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

24:47


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

23:10


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

24:03


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

22:29


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

17:39


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

19:37


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

22:19


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

29:25


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

23:02


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

24:37


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

25:58


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

24:56


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

17:15


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

20:08


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

17:45


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

16:58


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

27:00


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

19:07


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

19:17


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

26:55


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

22:59


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

16:23


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

23:18