FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR
NINTH ANNUAL DAVE MOORE AWARD
Elysian Fields Quarterly is pleased to announce the finalists for the ninth annual Dave Moore Award, which will honor the author of the "most important book on baseball" published in 2007. The winner shall be revealed to the media on or about June 15, 2008, and profiled in the Summer 2008 issue of EFQ.
Jonathan Eig. Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson's First Season (Simon & Schuster).
Bill Felber. A Game of Brawl: The Orioles, The Beaneaters, and the Battle for the 1897 Pennant (University of Nebraska Press).
Lee Lowenfish. Branch Rickey: Baseball's Ferocious Gentleman (University of Nebraska Press).
Norman Macht. Connie Mack and the Early Years of Baseball (University of Nebraska Press).
Cait Murphy. Crazy '08: How a Cost of Cranks, Rogues, Boneheads, and Magnates Created the Greatest Year in Baseball History (HarperCollins).
Congratulations to the authors and publishers!
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