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The Resource Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius

Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius

Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman
Title
Charlie Finley
Title remainder
the outrageous story of baseball's super showman
Statement of responsibility
G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the colorful former owner and general manager of the Oakland A's describes the tuberculosis that ended his athletic ambitions, his contributions to the team's historic wins, and the contradictory personality that led to his controversial team breakdown
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, G. Michael
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.F43
LC item number
G74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Launius, Roger D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Finley, Charles Oscar
  • Baseball team owners
  • Oakland Athletics (Baseball team)
Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
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
October 14, 1973 -- S + S = S -- The savior of Kansas City? -- In the doldrums -- Endgame in Kansas City -- Oakland A's rising -- On top of the world -- Repeat, three-peat -- Catfish swims away -- Life after Catfish -- Finley's fire sale -- Finley vs. Kuhn -- Charlie O.'s last stand -- Life (and death) after baseball
Control code
ocn462908267
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780802717450
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010002645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1023507
  • (Sirsi) o462908267
  • (OCoLC)462908267
Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
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
October 14, 1973 -- S + S = S -- The savior of Kansas City? -- In the doldrums -- Endgame in Kansas City -- Oakland A's rising -- On top of the world -- Repeat, three-peat -- Catfish swims away -- Life after Catfish -- Finley's fire sale -- Finley vs. Kuhn -- Charlie O.'s last stand -- Life (and death) after baseball
Control code
ocn462908267
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780802717450
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010002645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1023507
  • (Sirsi) o462908267
  • (OCoLC)462908267

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