HEROES OF AMERICAN * ILLUSTRATED LIVES This is an excellent book!
Babe Ruth was a tough little street kid, headed for trouble, reform school, and worse. His own family couldn't handle him. But when a wise teacher put a baseball in young Babe's hand, his life and the game itself were changed forever.
From breaking windows to breaking records, the story of Babe Ruth's life is as American as the game he loved more than anything else. Here's the whole thrilling story of one of the most beloved athletes of all time!