The Resource Baseball, the perfect game : an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments, edited by Josh Leventhal

Baseball, the perfect game : an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments, edited by Josh Leventhal

Label
Baseball, the perfect game : an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments
Title
Baseball, the perfect game
Title remainder
an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Josh Leventhal
Title variation
All-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of baseball history, using memoirs, essays, news accounts, pictorial art and fiction
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.357/64/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV873
LC item number
.B294 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leventhal, Josh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • United States
Label
Baseball, the perfect game : an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments, edited by Josh Leventhal
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The national game -- The origins of baseball -- Opening day / by Jim Brosnan -- The collector: J.R. Burdick and the world of baseball cards / by Mark Lamster -- Dynasties, more than just those damn Yankees / by Gary Gillette and Pete Palmer -- The Red Stockings, baseball's first professional team -- The Black Sox scandal / by Eliot Asinof -- 1941, an unmatchable summer / by Ray Robinson -- Next year arrives, the 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers / by Doris Kearns Goodwin -- The 1975 World Series, an October classic / by Bill Lee -- The greatest World Series / by Josh Leventhal -- 1998: the year that baseball came back ... / by Alan Schwarz -- The greatest rivalry, Yankees vs. Red Sox / by Harvey Frommer -- Pennant madness and a boy grows up / by Ty Cobb -- Christy Mathewson, gentleman Giant / by Eric Rolfe Greenberg -- Revolution in baseball, Ruth reaches New York / by Robert Creamer -- What makes a great hitter / by Ted Williams -- The last immortals, Stan Musial and Bob Feller / by Marty Appel -- Satchel gets his start / by Leroy "Satchel" Paige -- A lone Negro in the game / by Jules Tygiel -- What is so rare as a Willie Mays? / by Tallulah Bankhead -- Perfection, the dominance of Sandy Koufax / by Jane Leavy -- Final twist of the drama, Hank Aaron, home run king / by George Plimpton -- Distance, the elusive Bob Gibson / by Roger Angell -- The education of Sammy Sosa / by Tom Verducci -- Barry Bonds, is he the greatest ever? / by John Thornby
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040014035
Label
Baseball, the perfect game : an all-star anthology celebrating the game's greatest players, teams, and moments, edited by Josh Leventhal
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The national game -- The origins of baseball -- Opening day / by Jim Brosnan -- The collector: J.R. Burdick and the world of baseball cards / by Mark Lamster -- Dynasties, more than just those damn Yankees / by Gary Gillette and Pete Palmer -- The Red Stockings, baseball's first professional team -- The Black Sox scandal / by Eliot Asinof -- 1941, an unmatchable summer / by Ray Robinson -- Next year arrives, the 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers / by Doris Kearns Goodwin -- The 1975 World Series, an October classic / by Bill Lee -- The greatest World Series / by Josh Leventhal -- 1998: the year that baseball came back ... / by Alan Schwarz -- The greatest rivalry, Yankees vs. Red Sox / by Harvey Frommer -- Pennant madness and a boy grows up / by Ty Cobb -- Christy Mathewson, gentleman Giant / by Eric Rolfe Greenberg -- Revolution in baseball, Ruth reaches New York / by Robert Creamer -- What makes a great hitter / by Ted Williams -- The last immortals, Stan Musial and Bob Feller / by Marty Appel -- Satchel gets his start / by Leroy "Satchel" Paige -- A lone Negro in the game / by Jules Tygiel -- What is so rare as a Willie Mays? / by Tallulah Bankhead -- Perfection, the dominance of Sandy Koufax / by Jane Leavy -- Final twist of the drama, Hank Aaron, home run king / by George Plimpton -- Distance, the elusive Bob Gibson / by Roger Angell -- The education of Sammy Sosa / by Tom Verducci -- Barry Bonds, is he the greatest ever? / by John Thornby
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040014035

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