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The Resource Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick, Paul Dickson

Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick, Paul Dickson

Label
Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick
Title
Bill Veeck
Title remainder
baseball's greatest maverick
Statement of responsibility
Paul Dickson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Veeck's sportswriter father became president of the Chicago Cubs when Bill was four, and America's pastime became his lifelong passion. He changed the business and conscience of baseball, leaving his mark on it as few ever did
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickson, Paul
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.V4
LC item number
D53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Veeck, Bill
  • Baseball team owners
  • Baseball promoters
Label
Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick, Paul Dickson
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/788/9780802717788/image/lgcover.9780802717788.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue -- Senior -- Veeck on deck -- A rambunctious Cub -- Brewers gold -- The Philadelphia story -- Pvt. Veeck goes to war -- Back in the game -- Lawrence Doby and the integration of the American League -- The oldest rookie -- Indians summer -- Flagpole sitting -- Striking out with the St. Louis Browns -- Baltimore chop -- Chicago a go-go -- Bells and whistles -- Peachblossom Creek -- Off to the races -- The last hurrah -- Demolition -- Borrow time -- Epilogue -- Following the family and close friends
Control code
ocn738346685
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 434 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802717788
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012000702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1083166
  • (Sirsi) o738346685
  • (OCoLC)738346685
Label
Bill Veeck : baseball's greatest maverick, Paul Dickson
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/788/9780802717788/image/lgcover.9780802717788.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue -- Senior -- Veeck on deck -- A rambunctious Cub -- Brewers gold -- The Philadelphia story -- Pvt. Veeck goes to war -- Back in the game -- Lawrence Doby and the integration of the American League -- The oldest rookie -- Indians summer -- Flagpole sitting -- Striking out with the St. Louis Browns -- Baltimore chop -- Chicago a go-go -- Bells and whistles -- Peachblossom Creek -- Off to the races -- The last hurrah -- Demolition -- Borrow time -- Epilogue -- Following the family and close friends
Control code
ocn738346685
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 434 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802717788
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012000702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1083166
  • (Sirsi) o738346685
  • (OCoLC)738346685

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