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Show product details for A Braves New World (DVD)

A Braves New World (DVD)

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When the Braves relocated from Boston to Milwaukee in 1953 it served as the catalyst for baseball to reexamine itself as a big business – resulting in a flurry of franchises relocating west, multi-league expansion and cities held hostage to build civically funded stadiums.

Show product details for Green Bay Packers: Trials, Triumphs and Tradition

Green Bay Packers: Trials, Triumphs and Tradition

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By: William Povletich

Green Bay Packers: Trials, Triumphs, and Tradition tells the improbable story of professional football’s most iconic team, and along the way gives a unique window into the rise of modern professional sports. As the NFL has evolved into a financial juggernaut, the Green Bay Packers, with more than 112,158 stockholders, stand alone as the only professional sports franchise owned by fans, thus providing the only public record of how a sports team is run.

Show product details for Milwaukee Braves Heroes and Heartbreak

Milwaukee Braves Heroes and Heartbreak

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By: William Povletich

Unlike many sports books that simply glorify a team, Milwaukee Braves Heroes and Heartbreak digs deep to unearth what the Braves meant (culturally and economically) to the city of Milwaukee, the state of Wisconsin, and to the sport of baseball.

Show product details for Some Like It Cold: Surfing the Malibu of the Midwest

Some Like It Cold: Surfing the Malibu of the Midwest

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By: William Povletich

Some Like It Cold chronicles the true story of twin brothers Lee and Larry Williams, whose love of surfing evolved in the most unlikely of geographies: off the shores of Lake Michigan.

Show product details for Wisconsin Magazine of History Autumn 2012

Wisconsin Magazine of History Autumn 2012

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Volume 96, Issue 1

In this issue:

  • Oneida Language Preservation, by Clifford Abbott and Loretta Metoxen
  • (Not) Like Butter: W.D. Hoard and the Crusade against the "Oleo Fraud", by John Suval
  • Wisconsin Breweries Roll Out the Barrel, by Simone Munson
  • Malibu of the Midwest, by William Povletich
  • Book Excerpt: Green Bay Packers: Triumphs, Trials, and Tradition, by William Povletich

Show product details for Wisconsin Magazine of History Summer 2009

Wisconsin Magazine of History Summer 2009

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Volume 92, Issue 4

In this Issue:

  • A Question of Respect, Herbert Tanner's Quest to Restore Hendrick Aupaumut to the Historical Record by John C. Savagian
  • Only in Photographs, Memories of Beloved Wisconsin Dells Attractions by David Benjamin
  • The Establishment of Fort McCoy, A Heart for Preparedness by Lou Ann Mittelstaedt and Kara Motosicky
  • Wisconsin's Comic Art, From Underground to the Forefront by Paul Buhle
  • Book Excerpt: Milwaukee Braves, Heroes and Heartbreak by William Povletich

Show product details for Wisconsin Magazine of History Winter 2008-2009

Wisconsin Magazine of History Winter 2008-2009

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Volume 92, Issue 2

In This Issue:

  • Cooking in the Countryside: The Rural Reform of Taste and the Wisconsin Farmer's Institute's Cooking Schools by Nicolaas Mink
  • Liberace: The Milwaukee Maestro by William Povletich
  • "To Procure a Residence Amongst Their Brethren To The West": The Relocation of the Brotherton Tribe in Territorial Wisconsin by Alanna Rice
  • Dashing Through The Snow: Sleigh Rides in Wisconsin by Erika Janik
  • Book Excerpt: On The Hunt: The History of Deer Hunting in WIsconsin by Robert Willging

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