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Resources

SOURCE MATERIALS for CLEVELAND STORIES

Encyclopedia of Cleveland History http://ech.cwru.edu/

Cleveland Memory Project http://www.clevelandmemory.org/

Cleveland City Prowl http://www.cityprowl.com/

Western Reserve Historical Society http://www.wrhs.org/index.php/library

Map collection at Cleveland Public Library http://cpl.org/TheLibrary/SubjectsCollections/MapCollection.aspx

Photo collection at Cleveland Public Library http://cpl.org/TheLibrary/SubjectsCollections/PhotographCollection.aspx

BOOKS

Cleveland: A Concise History, 1796-1996 (The Encyclopedia of Cleveland History) by Carol Poh Miller and Robert Wheeler

Curses! Why Cleveland Sports Fans Deserve to Be Miserable: A Lifetime of Tough Breaks, Bad Luck, Dumb Moves, Goofs, Gaffes, And Blunders by Tim Long

Cleveland: A Concise History, 1796-1996 (The Encyclopedia of Cleveland History) by Carol Poh Miller and Robert Wheeler

Cleveland Ethnic Eats: The Guide to Authentic Ethnic Restaurants and Markets in Greater Cleveland by Laura Taxel

Cleveland: The Flats, the Mill, and the Hills by Andrew Borowiec, Rod =Slemmons, and Les Roberts

Historic Photos of Cleveland (Historic Photos.) by Ronald L. Burdick and Margaret L. Baughman

Cleveland Food Memories: A Nostalgic Look Back at Food We Loved, the Places We Boughtit, and the People Who Made It Special by Gail Bellamy

Cleveland on Foot: 50 Walks & Hikes in Greater Cleveland by Patience Cameron Hoskins

Cleveland: 1930-2000 (OH) (Images of America) by Thea Gallo Becker

Being Brown: What It Means to Be a Cleveland Browns Fan by Scott Huler

Cleveland’s Department Stores (OH) (Images of America) by Christopher Faircloth

Where Cleveland Played: Sports Shrines from League Park to Municipal Stadium (OH) by Morris Eckhouse and Greg Crouse

Cleveland’s Vanishing Sacred Architecture (Images of America) by Barry K. Herman, Walter Grossman, and Introduction by Dennis Kucinich

The Last Days of Cleveland: And More True Tales Of Crime And Disaster From Clevelands Past by John Stark Bellamy II

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Cleveland (60 Hikes – Menasha Ridge) by Diane Stresing

A Ghetto Takes Shape: Black Cleveland, 1870-1930 (Blacks in the New World) by Kenneth L. Kusmer

Lost Cleveland (OH): Seven Wonders of the Sixth City by Michael Dealoia

Things I’ve Learned from Watching the Browns by Terry Pluto

Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland’s Van Sweringen Brothers (Ohio) by Herbert H. Harwood Jr

Browns Scrapbook: A Fond Look Back at Five Decades of Football, from a Legendary Cleveland Sportswriter byChuck Heaton

Browns Town 1964: The Cleveland Browns and the 1964 Championship by Terry Pluto

Classic Tribe: The 50 Greatest Games in Cleveland Indians History (Classic Cleveland) by Jonathan Knight

In the Wake of the Butcher : Cleveland’s Torso Murders (Ohio) by James Jessen Badal

Classic Browns: The 50 Greatest Games in Cleveland Browns History (Classic Cleveland) by Jonathan Knight

Cleveland Browns History (OH) (Images of Sports) by Frank M. Henkel

Cleveland Indians: Yesterday & Today by Phil Trexler, Foreword by Bob Feller, and Preface by Rick Manning

The Best Show in Football: The 1946-1955 Cleveland Browns: Pro Football’s Greatest Dynasty by Andy Piascik and Ara Parseghian

The Best Show in Football: The 1946-1955 Cleveland Browns–Pro Football’s Greatest Dynasty by Andy Piascik

Big Chuck!: My Favorite Stories from 47 Years on Cleveland TV by Chuck Schodowski and Tom Feren

Cleveland: A Metropolitan Reader by Norman Krumholz, W. Dennis Keating, and David C. Perry

The Boy Who Saved Cleveland by James Cross Giblin and Michael Dooling

Clamor (Cleveland State University Poetry Center New Poetry) by Elyse Fenton

Kardiac Kids: The Story of the 1980 Cleveland Browns by Jonathan Knight

They Died Crawling & Other Tales of Cleveland Woe: The Foulest Crimes & Worst Disasters in Cleveland Historyby John Stark Bellamy II

The Great Book of Cleveland Sports Lists (Great Book of Sports Lists) by Bill Livingston and Greg Brinda

Dragons and Dwarves: Novels of the Cleveland Portal by S. Andrew Swann

Cleveland Rock & Roll Memories: True and Tall Tales of the Glory Days, Told by Musicians, DJs, Promoters, and Fans Who Made the Scene in the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s by Carlo Wolff

Death Ride at Euclid Beach: And More True Tales of Crime & Disaster from Cleveland’s Past by John Stark Bellamy II

The Maniac in the Bushes: More True Tales of Cleveland Crime and Disaster by John Stark Bellamy II

The Buzzard: Inside the Glory Days of WMMS and Cleveland Rock Radio–a Memoir by John Gorman

Beyond Cleveland On Foot 2nd Edition [Paperback] Peg Bobel

The Last Street Before Cleveland: An Accidental Pilgrimage (Class in America) by Joe Mackall

Cleveland’s University Circle (OH) (Images of America) by Wayne Kehoe

Though Murder Has No Tongue: The Lost Victim of Cleveland’s Mad Butcher (True Crime History Series) byJames Jessen Badal and Cathleen A. Cerny

Shocking Stories of the Cleveland Mob (OH) by Ted Schwarz

The Killer in the Attic: And More True Tales of Crime and Disaster from Cleveland’s Past (Ohio) by John Stark Bellamy II

The Corpse in the Cellar: And Further Tales of Cleveland Woe (Ohio) by John Stark Bellamy II

Cleveland: 1796-1929 (OH) (Images of America) by Thea Gallo Becker

The Cleveland Grays: An Urban Military Company, 1837-1919 by George N. Vourlojianis

Cleveland’s Greatest Disasters!: 16 Tragic True Tales of Death and Destruction by John Stark Bellamy II

Sundays in the Pound: The Heroics And Heartbreak of the 1985-89 Cleveland Browns by Jonathan Knight

Murder by the Numbers: Eliot Ness and the Cleveland Mob Wars by Max Allan Collins

Cleveland Slovaks (Images of America) by John T. Sabol and Lisa A. Alzo

Dealing: The Cleveland Indians’ New Ballgame: How a Small-Market Team Reinvented Itself as a Major League Contender by Terry Pluto

Indians Journal: Year-by-Year and Day-by-Day with the Cleveland Indians Since 1901 by John Snyder

Cleveland Amusement Park Memories: A Nostalgic Look Back at Euclid Beach Park, Puritas Springs Park, Geauga Lake Park and Other Classic Parks by David W. Francis and Diane DeMali Francis

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Cleveland Indians: Heart-pounding, Jaw-dropping, and Gut-Wrenching Moments from Cleveland Indians History (The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly) (Good, the Bad, & the Ugly) byMary Schmitt Boyer

Integrating Cleveland Baseball: Media Activism, the Integration of the Indians and the Demise of the Negro League Buckeyes by Stephanie M. Liscio

The Cleveland Local: A Milan Jacovich Mystery (Milan Jacovich Mysteries) by Les Roberts

Cleveland Golfer’s Bible by John H. Tidyman

Cleveland Browns (Inside the NFL) by Marty Gitlin

The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia, Third Edition by Russell J. Schneider

Cleveland’s Rock and Roll Roots (Images of America) by Deanna R. Adams

Gimme Rewrite, Sweetheart: Tales from the Last Glory Days of Cleveland Newspapers Told by the Men and Women Who Reported the News by John H. Tidyman

The Cleveland Orchestra Story: “Second to None” by Donald Rosenberg

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