A Season in the Sun: The Rise of Mickey Mantle at werd.com

A Season in the Sun: The Rise of Mickey Mantle

In A Season In The Sun, acclaimed historians Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith recount the defining moment of Mantle’s legendary career: 1956, when “The Mick” overcame a host of injuries and critics to become the most celebrated athlete of his time; a perfect idol for postwar America, a wholesome hero from the heartland who hit like hell.