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The Resource Baseball! : Q & A, Smithsonian Institution

Baseball! : Q & A, Smithsonian Institution

Label
Baseball! : Q & A
Title
Baseball!
Title remainder
Q & A
Statement of responsibility
Smithsonian Institution
Title variation
Baseball! questions and answers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers a variety of questions about the history of baseball, baseball players, and how the game is played
Summary
Answers questions that children have about baseball and provides links to Smithsonian websites
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
210037
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drevitch, Gary
Dewey number
796.357
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV862.5
LC item number
.B36 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smithsonian Institution
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Baseball! : Q & A, Smithsonian Institution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and 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
  • Does a curveball really curve?
  • How do batters get on base?
  • What's a stolen base?
  • Why do baseball players wear numbers? When did fielders start wearing gloves?
  • Who are the greatest hitters of all time?
  • Who are the greatest fielders of all time?
  • Who hit the most home runs in his career?
  • Which player hit the most home runs in a season?
  • Who got a hit in the most games in a row?
  • Who played the most games in a row?
  • How did the sport of baseball get started?
  • Which pitcher won the most games?
  • What was the longest game ever played?
  • Who pitched the most no-hitters?
  • Who struck out the most hitters in a single game?
  • Has anyone ever won a World Series by hitting a home run?
  • Who won the first World Series? Has a pitcher ever thrown a perfect game in the World Series?
  • Which team has won the most World Series?
  • Who was Mr. October?
  • What is the All-Star Game?
  • Who has played in the most All-Star Games? What are the greatest moments in All-Star Game history?
  • What were the first organized baseball teams?
  • What were the Negro Leagues?
  • Who was the first African American to play major-league baseball? Who were the greatest Negro League players?
  • What was the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League?
  • Who were the league's greatest players?
  • What is the National Baseball Hall of Fame? What can you find in the Hall of Fame?
  • In how many countries do people play professional baseball?
  • Who are the best players from around the world?
  • How long have kids played on Little League teams?
  • Is there a Little League World Series? Have any Little Leaguers made it to the Hall of Fame?
  • Ask the Curator
  • What are the oldest major-league teams?
  • Baseball Terms
  • More to See and Read
  • How many major-league teams are there?
  • How long is a baseball season?
  • Are all bsseball parks the same?
  • What are the positions on every team? Is it a ball or a strike?
  • How fast is a fastball?
Control code
ocm70106810
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780060899462
Lccn
2006017795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)70106810
Label
Baseball! : Q & A, Smithsonian Institution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and 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
  • Does a curveball really curve?
  • How do batters get on base?
  • What's a stolen base?
  • Why do baseball players wear numbers? When did fielders start wearing gloves?
  • Who are the greatest hitters of all time?
  • Who are the greatest fielders of all time?
  • Who hit the most home runs in his career?
  • Which player hit the most home runs in a season?
  • Who got a hit in the most games in a row?
  • Who played the most games in a row?
  • How did the sport of baseball get started?
  • Which pitcher won the most games?
  • What was the longest game ever played?
  • Who pitched the most no-hitters?
  • Who struck out the most hitters in a single game?
  • Has anyone ever won a World Series by hitting a home run?
  • Who won the first World Series? Has a pitcher ever thrown a perfect game in the World Series?
  • Which team has won the most World Series?
  • Who was Mr. October?
  • What is the All-Star Game?
  • Who has played in the most All-Star Games? What are the greatest moments in All-Star Game history?
  • What were the first organized baseball teams?
  • What were the Negro Leagues?
  • Who was the first African American to play major-league baseball? Who were the greatest Negro League players?
  • What was the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League?
  • Who were the league's greatest players?
  • What is the National Baseball Hall of Fame? What can you find in the Hall of Fame?
  • In how many countries do people play professional baseball?
  • Who are the best players from around the world?
  • How long have kids played on Little League teams?
  • Is there a Little League World Series? Have any Little Leaguers made it to the Hall of Fame?
  • Ask the Curator
  • What are the oldest major-league teams?
  • Baseball Terms
  • More to See and Read
  • How many major-league teams are there?
  • How long is a baseball season?
  • Are all bsseball parks the same?
  • What are the positions on every team? Is it a ball or a strike?
  • How fast is a fastball?
Control code
ocm70106810
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780060899462
Lccn
2006017795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)70106810

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