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The Resource The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe Ruth, Leigh Montville

The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe Ruth, Leigh Montville

Label
The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe Ruth
Title
The Big Bam
Title remainder
the life and times of Babe Ruth
Statement of responsibility
Leigh Montville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on newly discovered documents and interviews--including pages from Ruth's personal scrapbooks--this book traces Ruth's life from his bleak childhood in Baltimore to his brash entrance into professional baseball, from Boston to New York and into the record books as the world's most explosive slugger and cultural luminary. Sports biographer Montville explores every aspect of the man, paying particular attention to the myths that have always surrounded him
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montville, Leigh
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.R8
LC item number
M56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Baseball players
Label
The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe Ruth, Leigh Montville
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0629/2006042522-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-374) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
390 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385514378
Lccn
2006042522
Other control number
9780385514378
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1433840
  • ocm63705901
Label
The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe Ruth, Leigh Montville
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0629/2006042522-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-374) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
390 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385514378
Lccn
2006042522
Other control number
9780385514378
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1433840
  • ocm63705901

Library Locations

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