Ted Williams and the Pursuit of Perfection

Author Bill Nolan, will present this lecture at the library tonight at 7pm. We still have some spots open, so call 978.531.0100 to reserve one. If you can’t attend or you are inspired to learn more about Teddy Ballgame, check out one of these books:

The teammates by David Halberstam: a look at the friendship between Ted Williams, Dom DiMaggio, Bobby Doerr and Johnny Pesky.

Ted Williams : a portrait in words and pictures by Dick Johnson

Hitter : the life and turmoils of Ted Williams by Edward Linn

Ted Williams : the biography of an American hero by Leigh Montville

Ted Williams : a baseball life by Michael Seidel

It’s only me : the Ted Williams we hardly knew by John Underwood

And don’t forget that Williams himself wrote a number of books worth looking at:

My turn at bat : the story of my life

The science of hitting

Ted Williams : my life in pictures

To introduce this baseball great to your kids, try:

Ted Williams by Shaun McCormack

Ted Williams by Rick Wolff

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