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The Resource Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game, Robert Lipsyte

Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game, Robert Lipsyte

Label
Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game
Title
Heroes of baseball
Title remainder
the men who made it America's favorite game
Statement of responsibility
Robert Lipsyte
Title variation
Heroes of baseball
Title variation remainder
the men who made it Americas favorite game
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet the men who were and remain the heroes of baseball. These are men who did more than hit home runs or pitch perfect games--they changed the way our society perceives itself, and the goals we set for ourselves and our nation.--
Summary
Meet the men who were and remain the heroes of baseball. These are men who did more than hit home runs or pitch perfect games--they changed the way our society perceives itself, and the goals we set for ourselves and our nation
Writing style
Assigning source
(Source of description not identified)
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
186967
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lipsyte, Robert
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092/2/
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
L56 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1080
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.4
  • 8.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Baseball players
  • United States
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the men who made it America's favorite game
Label
Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game, Robert Lipsyte
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss Visual Publications, Inc. book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 96) 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
Introduction : play ball! -- Big Al leads off -- Hard ball -- The gift of the bambino -- The first -- The mick -- Hanging tough -- The summer of swat -- The planet's game? -- Next season
Control code
ocm59879858
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
92, [4] pages
Isbn
9780689867415
Lccn
2005010841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689867415
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)59879858
Label
Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game, Robert Lipsyte
Link
Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss Visual Publications, Inc. book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 96) 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
Introduction : play ball! -- Big Al leads off -- Hard ball -- The gift of the bambino -- The first -- The mick -- Hanging tough -- The summer of swat -- The planet's game? -- Next season
Control code
ocm59879858
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
92, [4] pages
Isbn
9780689867415
Lccn
2005010841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689867415
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)59879858

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