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The Resource Legends : the best players, games, and teams in baseball, Howard Bryant

Legends : the best players, games, and teams in baseball, Howard Bryant

Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in baseball
Title
Legends
Title remainder
the best players, games, and teams in baseball
Statement of responsibility
Howard Bryant
Title variation
Best players, games, and teams in baseball
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of America's pastime that discusses many of its most notable players, teams, rivalries, and moments, from Jackie Robinson's breaking of the color barrier to the home run race between Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.357/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 008-012
  • 4-6
LC call number
GV867.5
LC item number
.B79 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in baseball, Howard Bryant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spring. The One and Only: Babe Ruth -- Jackie Robinson becomes a legend -- Willie's time: the greatness of Willie Mays -- Too good: six years of Sandy Koufax -- "Something for me, Mama": Henry Aaron hits #715 -- Rickey Henderson: one of a kind -- Summer. Miracle!: the 1914 Boston Braves -- The Boys of Summer: the 1947-55 Brooklyn Dodgers -- The Outlaws: the 1972-74 Oakland A's -- Saved: the 1993 San Francisco Giants -- Too good to be true: Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa -- Victory summer: the 1998 New York Yankees -- Fall. Goliath falls: the 1960 World Series -- Something to prove: Roberto Clemente's quest -- The best ever: the 1975 World Series -- The Original: Reggie Jackson becomes Mr. October -- "Don't give us a chance": the 2004 Boston Red Sox -- Joy and heartbreak: the 2011 World Series -- A timeline of baseball's key moments (top 40 style)
Control code
ocn881093285
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 228 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399169038
Lccn
2014031744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)881093285
Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in baseball, Howard Bryant
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spring. The One and Only: Babe Ruth -- Jackie Robinson becomes a legend -- Willie's time: the greatness of Willie Mays -- Too good: six years of Sandy Koufax -- "Something for me, Mama": Henry Aaron hits #715 -- Rickey Henderson: one of a kind -- Summer. Miracle!: the 1914 Boston Braves -- The Boys of Summer: the 1947-55 Brooklyn Dodgers -- The Outlaws: the 1972-74 Oakland A's -- Saved: the 1993 San Francisco Giants -- Too good to be true: Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa -- Victory summer: the 1998 New York Yankees -- Fall. Goliath falls: the 1960 World Series -- Something to prove: Roberto Clemente's quest -- The best ever: the 1975 World Series -- The Original: Reggie Jackson becomes Mr. October -- "Don't give us a chance": the 2004 Boston Red Sox -- Joy and heartbreak: the 2011 World Series -- A timeline of baseball's key moments (top 40 style)
Control code
ocn881093285
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 228 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399169038
Lccn
2014031744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)881093285

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