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Last Best League One Summer, One Season, One Dream

ISBN-10: 0306814188

ISBN-13: 9780306814181

Edition: 2004

Authors: Jim Collins

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Every summer, in ten small towns across Cape Cod, the finest college baseball players in the country gather in hopes of making it to "The Show." The hopes are justifiably high: The Cape Cod Baseball League is the best amateur league in the world, producing one out of every six major league players.
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Book details

List price: $15.99
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/16/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Jim Collins holds B.S. and M.B.A. degrees from Stanford University. A visiting professor of business administration at Stanford Graduate School of Business, he is a management consultant. He has written several articles for the Harvard Business Review, Inc., Fortune magazine, California Management Review and Stanford Magazine. He is the co-author of Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies; Managing the Small to Mid-Sized Firm: Readings, Cases and Instructor's Manual; Beyond Entrepreneurship; and Great by Choice. He has also worked with Hewlett Packard and McKinsey & Co.

Preface
Prologue: The Call
Chatham
D'Antona Arrives
Cold Water
Legitimate Juice
One, Two, Three, Disgusting!
Fourth of July
The Universal Soldier
Something Like a Family
Waiting for Hindman
All-Stars
A Hard Ninety
Home
Epilogue: The Draft
Afterword to the Paperback Edition
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Acknowledgments