All My Octobers: My Memories of 12 World Series When the Yankees Ruled Baseball

June 13, 2006|
All My Octobers: My Memories of 12 World Series When the Yankees Ruled Baseball by Mickey Mantle
$18.50
Paperback
Earn 93 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

To everyone who truly loves the game, Mickey Mantle epitomizes the golden age of baseball, when the mighty New York Yankees indisputably ruled, appearing in an unprecedented twelve World Series in fourteen years! In this intimate memoir, Mantle recounts the joys and trials of his rise from rural Oklahoma youngster to the pinnacle of baseball greatness.

In All My Octobers, the one and only Mick relives every one of his World Series appearances -- from the 1951 battle when he played alongside an aging Joe DiMaggio to his three-home-run performance in the 1964 showdown. In addition to the on-field heroics, Mantle talks candidly about the injuries, the alcohol, the parties and celebrations, and the terrible toll they can take on a young athlete''s life. But most of all, it is a remembrance of October greatness, of postseason pyrotechnics . . . and a loving appreciation of a team of titans that achieved something marvelous and unequaled to this day.

In addition toAll My Octobers, Hall of Famer Mickey Mantle was the author of twoNew York Timesbestsellers,The MickandMy Favorite Summer.
Loading
Title:All My Octobers: My Memories of 12 World Series When the Yankees Ruled Baseball
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:256 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 0.58 in
Shipping dimensions:256 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 0.58 in
Published:June 13, 2006
Publisher:HarperCollins
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780061131721

Look for similar items by category:

Recently Viewed
|