Luckiest Man : The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig

Author: Jonathan Eig

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

The definitive account of the life and tragic death of baseball legend Lou Gehrig.Lou Gehrig was a baseball legend—the Iron Horse, the stoic New York Yankee who was the greatest first baseman in history, a man whose consecutive-games streak was ended by a horrible disease that now bears his name. But as this definitive new biography makes clear, Gehrig’s life was more complicated—and, perhaps, even more heroic—than anyone really knew. Drawing on new interviews and more than two hundred pages of previously unpublished letters to and from Gehrig, Luckiest Man gives us an intimate portrait of the man who became an American hero: his life as a shy and awkward youth growing up in New York City, h...

Language

English


Duration

05h47min


Published

April 6, 2005


Size

424 MB

Rental price: 15.95 € (ie 0.09 € per page read) - Included in the subscription subject to available credits

Luckiest Man : The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig
Reserved for subscribers