- Abner,1819–93, U.S. army officer; sometimes credited with inventing the modern game of baseball.
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He wrote a few more paperback originals, two of them westerns, then sold The Moonshine War to Doubleday in hardcover.Elmore Leonard’s Rocky Road to Fame and Fortune
September 13, 2014
Garden City, New York: Doubleday Co., Inc., 1964 Stigers, Harold G.The Backstory of ‘Noah’ Is Full of Giants, Horny Angels, and a Grieving God
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Reprinted with permission from Doubleday, a division of Random House Inc.Anne Frank’s Amsterdam
October 12, 2013
Excerpted by permission of Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc.Malice in the Palace: Prince George’s Treacherous New Digs
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Doubleday was mystified; then, reflecting, he had an inspiration.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete
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Gibbon and Doubleday somehow deployed and seized a portion of the orchard.
Doubleday and Gibbon suffered fearfully, and Ewell and Taliaferro suffered.
Doubleday, long-headed and crafty, listened to all that was said.
Setting a watch, Doubleday and his men curled up on the ground.