The Resource The Big Fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created, Jane Leavy

The Big Fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created, Jane Leavy

Label
The Big Fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created
Title
The Big Fella
Title remainder
Babe Ruth and the world he created
Statement of responsibility
Jane Leavy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of Babe Ruth and his partnership with business manager Christy Walsh traces how their strategies, achievements and notoriety established a blueprint for modern athletic stardom
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leavy, Jane
Dewey number
921
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.R8
LC item number
L43 2018b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Baseball players
  • Outfielders (Baseball)
  • Outfielder (Baseball)
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Baseball players
  • Outfielders (Baseball)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The Big Fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created, Jane Leavy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 910-926)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Oct. 13-14: Aboard the Manhattan Limited/Lima
  • Oct. 15: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Oct. 16: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Oct. 17: Aboard the Rock Island Line
  • Oct. 18: Sioux City
  • Oct. 19: Denver
  • Oct. 21-22: Bay Area
  • Oct. 23: San Francisco
  • Oct. 25: Marysville
  • Oct. 26: San Jose
  • 1927 Barnstorming Tour
  • Oct. 28: San Diego
  • Oct. 29: Fresno
  • Oct. 30: Los Angeles
  • Introduction
  • Prologue: June 13, 1902, St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys
  • Oct. 10: Providence
  • Oct. 10: Aboard the New York Central
  • Oct. 11: Trenton
  • Oct. 12: Cityline
  • Oct. 13: Asbury Park
Control code
on1056236289
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
  • Large print ed.
  • First Harperluxe edition.
Extent
xxxvii, 926 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062860255
Lccn
2018043838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Big Fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created, Jane Leavy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 910-926)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Oct. 13-14: Aboard the Manhattan Limited/Lima
  • Oct. 15: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Oct. 16: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Oct. 17: Aboard the Rock Island Line
  • Oct. 18: Sioux City
  • Oct. 19: Denver
  • Oct. 21-22: Bay Area
  • Oct. 23: San Francisco
  • Oct. 25: Marysville
  • Oct. 26: San Jose
  • 1927 Barnstorming Tour
  • Oct. 28: San Diego
  • Oct. 29: Fresno
  • Oct. 30: Los Angeles
  • Introduction
  • Prologue: June 13, 1902, St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys
  • Oct. 10: Providence
  • Oct. 10: Aboard the New York Central
  • Oct. 11: Trenton
  • Oct. 12: Cityline
  • Oct. 13: Asbury Park
Control code
on1056236289
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
  • Large print ed.
  • First Harperluxe edition.
Extent
xxxvii, 926 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062860255
Lccn
2018043838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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