The Resource Baseball for everyone : stories from the great game, by Janet Wyman Coleman with Elizabeth V. Warren

Baseball for everyone : stories from the great game, by Janet Wyman Coleman with Elizabeth V. Warren

Label
Baseball for everyone : stories from the great game
Title
Baseball for everyone
Title remainder
stories from the great game
Statement of responsibility
by Janet Wyman Coleman with Elizabeth V. Warren
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated history of baseball, covering the origins of the game, some of its best-known players, and significant changes in rules and practices throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coleman, Janet Wyman
Dewey number
796.357/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV867.5
LC item number
.C65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Warren, Elizabeth V
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Baseball for everyone : stories from the great game, by Janet Wyman Coleman with Elizabeth V. Warren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"In association with the American Folk Art Museum, New York."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 2)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Batter up! A single or a walk? 1826-1900. Baseball's beginnings ; No more "soaking" ; Measuring the heroes ; A game for everyone ; Baseball near the battlefield ; "Slide, Kelly, Slide" ; A profit of $1.39 ; Who's that on first? ; Signs of the game -- Going for a double 1900-1930. The ball player who made more money than the President ; Baseball's silent heroes ; Native Americans and the American pastime ; A rookie decides not to run to second base ; "Katie Casey was Baseball Mad" ; Baseball leaves home ; Shadow Ball, "Satchel" and the segregated game -- Rounding second, headed for third 1930-1960. Beyond the ballpark ; Jackie Robinson changes America ; Women get a chance at bat ; Little League is big! ; Sawamura strikes out The Babe ; Hilda and Lib -- Coming Home! 1960 to the present. The old and the new ; Records come tumbling down ; The worst team in Baseball wins ; American history, art and baseball ; Charlie Hustle ; Just like the next kid ; The numbers
Control code
ocm51454248
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780810945807
Lccn
2002155971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)51454248
Label
Baseball for everyone : stories from the great game, by Janet Wyman Coleman with Elizabeth V. Warren
Publication
Note
"In association with the American Folk Art Museum, New York."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 2)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Batter up! A single or a walk? 1826-1900. Baseball's beginnings ; No more "soaking" ; Measuring the heroes ; A game for everyone ; Baseball near the battlefield ; "Slide, Kelly, Slide" ; A profit of $1.39 ; Who's that on first? ; Signs of the game -- Going for a double 1900-1930. The ball player who made more money than the President ; Baseball's silent heroes ; Native Americans and the American pastime ; A rookie decides not to run to second base ; "Katie Casey was Baseball Mad" ; Baseball leaves home ; Shadow Ball, "Satchel" and the segregated game -- Rounding second, headed for third 1930-1960. Beyond the ballpark ; Jackie Robinson changes America ; Women get a chance at bat ; Little League is big! ; Sawamura strikes out The Babe ; Hilda and Lib -- Coming Home! 1960 to the present. The old and the new ; Records come tumbling down ; The worst team in Baseball wins ; American history, art and baseball ; Charlie Hustle ; Just like the next kid ; The numbers
Control code
ocm51454248
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780810945807
Lccn
2002155971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)51454248

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