Doug Feldmann

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General Information

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Name: Doug Feldmann

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1970 in Elgin, IL


Website: http://www.dougfeldmannbooks.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/SportsBooksByDougFeldmann

Email: dougfeldmann@yahoo.com


Illinois Connection

Feldmann born in Elgin, and raised in Algonquin before attending Northern Illinois University. Among his books, two were written about the Chicago Cubs and one was of former Chicago Blackhawks captain Keith Magnuson.

Biographical and Professional Information

Doug Feldmann is a professor in the College of Education at Northern Kentucky University and a former scout for the Cincinnati Reds, Seattle Mariners, and San Diego Padres. He completed his Ph.D. in Curriculum Studies at Indiana University, his master's degree in Secondary Education at Rockford College, and his bachelor's degree in English and History at Northern Illinois University (where he played baseball and was a walk-on running back on the football team).

Dr. Feldmann has written extensively on baseball history and the sport's sociological impact on urban and small-town America. A multiple-time nominee for the Casey Award and the Seymour Medal from the Society for American Baseball Research, Dr. Feldmann is married and lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.

He has also written one ebook - The Dean of Clinton County: A Baseball Novel.

Published Works

  • Keith Magnuson: The Life and Times of a Beloved Blackhawk, Triumph Books, 2013
  • Gibson's Last Stand: The Rise, Fall, and Near Misses of the St. Louis Cardinals, 1969-1975, University of Missouri Press, 2013
  • Miracle Collapse: The 1969 Chicago Cubs, University of Nebraska Press, 2009
  • The 1976 Cincinnati Reds: Last Hurrah for the Big Red Machine, McFarland, 2009
  • St. Louis Cardinals Past & Present, MVP Books, 2008
  • El Birdos: The 1967 and 1968 St. Louis Cardinals, McFarland, 2007
  • September Streak: The 1935 Chicago Cubs Chase the Pennant, McFarland, 2003
  • Curriculum and the American Rural School, University Press of America, 2003
  • Fleeter than Birds, McFarland, 2002
  • Dizzy and the Gas House Gang, McFarland, 2000

Titles at Your Library

Keith Magnuson: The Inspiring Life and Times of a Beloved Blackhawk

ISBN: 1600788319
Release Date: 2013-10-01

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Gibson's Last Stand: The Rise, Fall, and Near Misses of the St. Louis Cardinals, 1969-1975 (Sports and American Culture)

ISBN: 0826220126
Release Date: 2013-06-21

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Miracle Collapse: The 1969 Chicago Cubs

ISBN: 0803226373
Release Date: 2009-10-01

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The 1976 Cincinnati Reds: Last Hurrah for the Big Red Machine

ISBN: 0786438541
Release Date: 2009-01-12

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El Birdos: The 1967 and 1968 St. Louis Cardinals

ISBN: 0786429658
Release Date: 2007-04-03

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September Streak: The 1935 Chicago Cubs Chase the Pennant

ISBN: 0786415916
Release Date: 2003-07-08

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Curriculum and the American Rural School

ISBN: 0761825584
Release Date: 2003-05-16

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Fleeter Than Birds: The 1985 St. Louis Cardinals and Small Ball's Last Hurrah

ISBN: 0786411651
Release Date: 2002-02

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Dizzy and the Gas House Gang: The 1934 St. Louis Cardinals and Depression-Era Baseball

ISBN: 0786408588
Release Date: 2000-03-01

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Literary Awards

  • Seymour Medal, Society for American Baseball Research (finalist), September Streak: The 1935 Chicago Cubs


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Feldmann can be contacted directly for speaking engagements at dougfeldmann@yahoo.com or through the contact page of his website - http://www.dougfeldmannbooks.com/contact.html.

External Links

Doug Feldmann on WorldCat

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