The Quality of Courage: Heroes in and out of Baseball (2020)

The Quality of Courage Heroes in and out of Baseball As a man who played baseball brilliantly despite near constant pain from a succession of injuries Mickey Mantle knew something about courage In The Quality of Courage we find Mickey s opinion on some
  • Title: The Quality of Courage: Heroes in and out of Baseball
  • Author: Mickey Mantle Robert W. Creamer
  • ISBN: 9780803282599
  • Page: 432
  • Format: Paperback
  • As a man who played baseball brilliantly despite near constant pain from a succession of injuries, Mickey Mantle knew something about courage In The Quality of Courage we find Mickey s opinion on some of his widely recognized associates including Jackie Robinson, Roger Maris, Casey Stengel, Joe DiMaggio, and Ted Williams Here also are Mantle s opinions on some lesser knoAs a man who played baseball brilliantly despite near constant pain from a succession of injuries, Mickey Mantle knew something about courage In The Quality of Courage we find Mickey s opinion on some of his widely recognized associates including Jackie Robinson, Roger Maris, Casey Stengel, Joe DiMaggio, and Ted Williams Here also are Mantle s opinions on some lesser known but equally meritorious candidates war hero and pitcher Lou Brissie and umpire Bill Grieve And then there is his opinion of those with whom he probably felt the strongest bond players such as Roy Campanella, Don Zimmer, and Jimmy Piersall whose principal asset of physical excellence was suddenly taken from them Much is made of the need for role models in our society, but it is perhaps as instructive to learn which qualities the role models themselves find worthy of respect and emulation Mickey gives us his list in his characteristic straightforward style, leavened with humor and a wealth of good stories.
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    One Reply to “The Quality of Courage: Heroes in and out of Baseball”

    1. The Quality of Courage by Mickey Mantle Robert Creamer is a great book Mickey Mantle explains how being on the Yankees gave him the opportunity to meet a lot of the greatest ballplayers He tells stories about Joe DiMaggio, Whitey Ford, Ted Williams, and Roy Campanella The stories he tells about how courage made these guys successful and what it really takes to have such courage I would recommend this book to anyone who loves baseball Even if you just like sports in general this book will be a gr [...]

    2. The Quality of Courage by Mickey Mantle Robert Creamer is a good book about courage, and what it takes to have courage Mickey Mantle, being on the Yankees, met a lot of people, and ballplayers He tells stories about people who had courage, what they did, and how it was courage He tells the story of people such as his father, Whitey Ford, Roy Campanella, Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, and others, and when and how they were courageous It is a good but quick read This book has a lot of interesting cha [...]

    3. This was one of the first books I ever read in school and loved it It was also the first inspirational book I ever read Very good stories about courage and the great outcomes that happened as a result.

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