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The Resource The streak : Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record, John Eisenberg

The streak : Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record, John Eisenberg

Label
The streak : Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record
Title
The streak
Title remainder
Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record
Statement of responsibility
John Eisenberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The ... story of baseball's most legendary 'Ironmen'--Cal Ripken Jr. and Lou Gehrig--who each achieved the coveted and sometimes confounding record of most consecutive games played"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eisenberg, John
Dewey number
  • 796.357092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gehrig, Lou
  • Ripken, Cal
  • Baseball
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)
  • Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team)
Label
The streak : Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record, John Eisenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 286) 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
Ripken: a victory lap -- Gehrig: the ghost of 2,131 -- Ironmen: first of their kind -- Ripken: blue-collar stock -- Ironmen: confusion -- Ironmen: deacon -- Ripken: influences -- Gehrig: a famous headache -- Gehrig: playing every day -- Ripken: a sour year -- Gehrig: a friend's influence -- Ironmen: the blessing of good fortune -- Ripken: a guiding philosophy -- Gehrig: playing hurt -- Ironmen: shenanigans -- Ripken: toughing it out -- Gehrig: a tragic turn -- Ironmen: is it really a good idea? -- Ripken: making history -- Ironmen: the true believer -- Ripken: a day off, at last -- Ironmen: a philosophical change
Control code
2017000811
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 299 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780544107670
Lccn
2017000811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953710140
Label
The streak : Lou Gehrig, Cal Ripken Jr., and baseball's most historic record, John Eisenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 286) 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
Ripken: a victory lap -- Gehrig: the ghost of 2,131 -- Ironmen: first of their kind -- Ripken: blue-collar stock -- Ironmen: confusion -- Ironmen: deacon -- Ripken: influences -- Gehrig: a famous headache -- Gehrig: playing every day -- Ripken: a sour year -- Gehrig: a friend's influence -- Ironmen: the blessing of good fortune -- Ripken: a guiding philosophy -- Gehrig: playing hurt -- Ironmen: shenanigans -- Ripken: toughing it out -- Gehrig: a tragic turn -- Ironmen: is it really a good idea? -- Ripken: making history -- Ironmen: the true believer -- Ripken: a day off, at last -- Ironmen: a philosophical change
Control code
2017000811
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 299 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780544107670
Lccn
2017000811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953710140

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