The Resource Hideki Matsui : sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run, Shizuka Ijuin

Hideki Matsui : sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run, Shizuka Ijuin

Label
Hideki Matsui : sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run
Title
Hideki Matsui
Title remainder
sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run
Statement of responsibility
Shizuka Ijuin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the life of Hideki Matsui, discussing his childhood and early baseball successes in Japan, move to the Major Leagues in the United States, charity work, and modesty. Includes photographs
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ijūin, Shizuka
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.M495
LC item number
I65 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Matsui, Hideki
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)
  • Baseball players
Label
Hideki Matsui : sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run, Shizuka Ijuin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A child of baseball -- The star, modesty included -- A promise to his father -- Japan's number one slugger -- A sigh of relief -- "More like what a person ought to be" -- A wrenching decision -- "Postwar Japan sends its finest citizens to America" -- War, peace, and ground zero -- The mentors behind Matsui -- To the sponsor they have never met -- Raining cats and dogs -- The spirit of the Yankees -- From battlefield to baseball field -- "Yankees fans are such wonderful people!" -- Matsui in the spring
Control code
ocm77494474
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 133 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345495693
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77494474
Label
Hideki Matsui : sportsmanship, modesty and the art of the home run, Shizuka Ijuin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A child of baseball -- The star, modesty included -- A promise to his father -- Japan's number one slugger -- A sigh of relief -- "More like what a person ought to be" -- A wrenching decision -- "Postwar Japan sends its finest citizens to America" -- War, peace, and ground zero -- The mentors behind Matsui -- To the sponsor they have never met -- Raining cats and dogs -- The spirit of the Yankees -- From battlefield to baseball field -- "Yankees fans are such wonderful people!" -- Matsui in the spring
Control code
ocm77494474
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 133 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345495693
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77494474

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