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Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball

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What you look for in a biography, particularly a biography of a controversial individual, is balance. And balance is precisely what you get in Bill Madden’s biography of George Steinbrenner, Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball.

The Yankees owner has been a man apart from his peers in many ways since he bought New York’s American League franchise in 1973. Steinbrenner has been adored by many Yankee partisans for his win-at-all-costs approach. And he has been detested by the ever-present legions of Yankee haters for some of the same reasons. More | Click Here To Buy Book

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