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Professional Sports and the American Metropolis
Michael N. Danielson
With a new preface by the author

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Tables
List of Figures
List of Abbreviations
Preface
Ch. 1Places to Play3
Ch. 2Urban Games19
Ch. 3Market Tests36
Ch. 4Private Businesses51
Ch. 5Business Partners68
Ch. 6Teams in Leagues83
Ch. 7Big League Cities102
Ch. 8Competing for Teams117
Ch. 9Changing Places134
Ch. 10Playing for Keeps152
Ch. 11The Expanding Realm169
Ch. 12Making the Cut185
Ch. 13Back Door Play202
Ch. 14Ballpark Figures218
Ch. 15Newer, Bigger, Better235
Ch. 16Political Players253
Ch. 17Political Contests272
Ch. 18Private Games and Public Stakes287
Appendix: Places and Team Names307
Notes323
Note on Sources257
Index379

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