Search - List of Books by Robert Obojski

Robert Obojski is a writer of over 50 books on baseball, coin and stamp collecting and Memorabilia. He is a numismatist. He was born in October 1929 and grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Robert Obojski attended Western Reverse University (Now Case Western University) and graduated with a BA in History in 1951, a MA in English in 1952 and his Ph.d in 1955 in American Studies. His dissertation was "Robert Grant: Satirist of Old Boston and Intellectual Leader of the New." His books include Bush League: a History of Minor League Baseball (1975), Great Moments of the Playoffs & World Series (1988), The Rise of Japanese Baseball Power (1975).

He has also written A First Stamp Album for Beginners (1984) where his famous quote was: "The fact that stamp collecting has long been the most popular hobby in the world, with over 16 million enthusiast in the United States alone, is a good indication of how much fascination and appeal these colorful pieces of gummed paper exert."

Other books written, co-written or edited by Robert Obojski:
  • Out-of-Left-Field Baseball Trivia: Hundreds of Facts and Figures for the Truly Die-Hard Fan written with Wayne Stewart (2006)
  • Baseball's Zaniest Moments (1999)
  • All-Star Baseball (1980) with an introduction by Ralph Kiner
  • Baseball Bloopers and Other Curious Incidents (1989)
  • Baseball Memorabilia (1992)
  • Baseball's Strangest Moments (1988)
  • Big Book of Baseball Brainteasers written with Dom Forker and Wayne Stewart (2004) [1]
  • Boxing Memorabilia written with Bill Cayton (1992)
  • Catalogue of the World's Most Popular Coins by Fred Reinfeld and Burton H. Hobson, edited by Robert Obojski (1986)
  • Coin Collecting as a Hobby written by Burton H. Hobson edited by Robert Obojski (1986)
  • Coin Collector's Price Guide (1995)
  • Great Moments of the Playoffs and World Series (1990)
  • Illustrated Encyclopedia of World Coins written with Burton Hobson (1983)
  • Ships & Explorers on Coins (1970)
  • Poland in Pictures
  • Prodigy at the Piano: The Amazing Story of Frank "Sugarchile" Robinson (1962)
  • All-Star Baseball Since 1933, A Little Giant Book: Weird & Wacky Facts written with K. R. Hobbie, Arkady Leokum, Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts.
Dr. Obojski has taught at Detroit Institute of Technology (1955-60), Western Kentucky State College (1962-64), Alliance College -Cambridge Springs, PA (1964-66, 1967-69), Edinboro University (1966-67), and Delaware State College (1970-72) Full Professor.

Dr. Obojski has worked as contributing editor for Sports Collectors Digest, Global Stamp News, Linn's Weekly Stamp News.

He is a on-going contributor to Teddy Bear Review as well as publications from Sterling Publishing. He presently resides in Port Washington, NY.
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Total Books: 40
A Little Giant Book Weird  Wacky Facts
2007 - A Little Giant Book Weird Wacky Facts [Little Giant Books] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781402749872
ISBN-10: 1402749872
Genres: Children's Books, Reference
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The Little Giant Book of Weird  Wacky Facts
2005 - The Little Giant Book of Weird Wacky Facts [Little Giant Books] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781402715488
ISBN-10: 140271548X
Genres: Children's Books, Reference
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A First Stamp Album for Beginners  Revised Edition
The Big Book of Baseball Brainteasers
2004 - The Big Book of Baseball Brainteasers (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781402713378
ISBN-10: 1402713371
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Humor & Entertainment
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Coin Collector's Price Guide
2001 - Coin Collector's Price Guide [Coin Collector's Price Guide] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780806941554
ISBN-10: 0806941553
Genres: Reference, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Baseball Memorabilia
1992 - Baseball Memorabilia (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780806972893
ISBN-10: 0806972890
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Baseball Bloopers and Other Curious Incidents
1989 - Baseball Bloopers and Other Curious Incidents (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780806969824
ISBN-10: 0806969822
Genre: Children's Books
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A First Stamp Album for Beginners
1984 - A First Stamp Album for Beginners (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780486238432
ISBN-10: 0486238431
Genres: Children's Books, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Illustrated Encyclopedia of World Coins
1983 - Illustrated Encyclopedia of World Coins (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385178051
ISBN-10: 0385178050
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Bush league a history of minor league baseball
1975 - Bush League a History of Minor League Baseball (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780025913004
ISBN-10: 002591300X
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Illustrated Encyclopaedia of World Coins
1971 - Illustrated Encyclopaedia of World Coins (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780709121053
ISBN-10: 0709121059
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Stamp Collector's Handbook
Stamp Collector's Handbook (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385170772
ISBN-10: 0385170777
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Poland in Pictures [Visual Geog. S] (Hardcover)Hardcover
The rise of Japanese baseball power
The Rise of Japanese Baseball Power (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780801960611
ISBN-10: 0801960614
Genre: History
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Great Moments of the Play Offs and World Series
Great Moments of the Play Offs and World Series (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780806941967
ISBN-10: 0806941960
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Ships  explorers on coins
Ships Explorers on Coins [Topical coin library] (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780806960241
ISBN-10: 0806960248
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Baseball Bloopers and Diamond Oddities
Baseball Bloopers and Diamond Oddities (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780806969817
ISBN-10: 0806969814
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Boxing Memorabilia
Boxing Memorabilia (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780806985794
ISBN-10: 0806985798
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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All-Star Baseball Since 1933
All-star Baseball Since 1933 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780812826944
ISBN-10: 0812826949
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Out-Of-Left Field Baseball Trivia Hundreds of Facts  Figures for the Truly Die-Hard Fan
Out-of-left Field Baseball Trivia Hundreds of Facts Figures for the Truly Die-hard Fan (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781402742132
ISBN-10: 1402742134
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Weird  Wacky Facts
Weird Wacky Facts [Little Giant Books Prebound] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781417791897
ISBN-10: 1417791896
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