WorldCat Identities

Howard, Elston 1929-1980

Works: 17 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 2,391 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Elston Howard
Catching by Elston Howard( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the color line ; Elston Howard & Joe Garagiola discuss life in the ghetto( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two major league baseball players discuss their backgrounds in the ghettos of St. Louis, Howard from a black neighborhood and Garagiola from an Italian section
The Boys in the field( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and current status of blacks in professional baseball through interviews with black and white players, managers and owners. Topics include the Negro Leagues, the accomplishments of Jackie Robinson, Hank Aaron and Frank Robinson, the scouting system, advancement opportunities for blacks from the minors into the majors and the lack of blacks in front office and management positions after retirement. Some of the players interviewed include Buck Leonard, Tommy Lasorda, Hank Aaron, Frank Robinson, Elston Howard, Jim Rice, Reggie Smith, Reggie Jackson, Ferguson Jenkins, and Bowie Kuhn, in his capacity as commissioner of baseball
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.09 (from 0.04 for Elston and ... to 0.99 for News of th ...)

Alternative Names
Elston Howard Amerikaans honkballer (1929-1980)

Elston Howard joueur de base-ball américain

Elston Howard US-amerikanischer Baseballspieler

Howard, Ellie, 1929-

Howard, Ellie 1930-

Howard, Elston b. 1930

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English (26)