Tag Archives: A League of their Own

Wednesday’s Book Review: “Jimmie Foxx: Baseball Hall of Famer, 1907-1967”


Jimmie Foxx: Baseball Hall of Famer, 1907-1967. By W. Harrison Daniel. Jefferson, NC: McFarland and Co., 1996. In the small town of Sudlersville, Maryland, on the Eastern Shore there is life-size statue of Jimmie Foxx, one of the greatest players … Continue reading

Posted in Baseball, History, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

United States Aerospace Corporations and the Changing Nature of Global Markets


During the period between the 1960s and the 1990s the share of the market enjoyed by American aerospace manufacturers fell sharply as foreign corporations—either private or state-run—gained greater portions of the market. In 1986, for example, United States high‑technology imports exceeded … Continue reading

Posted in aeronautics, aviation, History, Politics, World War II | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment