WorldCat Identities

Ruth, Babe 1895-1948

Overview
Works: 560 works in 985 publications in 4 languages and 57,471 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Sports films  Biographical films  Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  Music  Anecdotes  Romance films 
Subject Headings: Baseball players 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Editor, Author of screenplay, Director, Speaker, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.B55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Babe Ruth
 
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The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

27 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman and the son of poor immigrants, rose to heights of baseball fame -- only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness known as ALS
Speedy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Speedy" comes to the rescue when his girlfriend's grandfather's horsecar is stolen by a gang. After finding the car he gets it back on the track in time to make the daily run
Reel baseball baseball films from the silent era, 1899-1926( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films about baseball
Take me out to the ball game( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches of the 20th century( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe Ruth's own book of baseball by Babe Ruth( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1935 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headin' home( Visual )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1999 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headin' Home spotlights a young, shockingly svelte Babe Ruth in his first motion picture starring role
Great speeches of the 20th century, volume three the dreams, the inspirations, the accomplishments( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican Americans by Andrew. ; Fabian, Rhonda. ; Baber, Jerry Schlessinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The German Americans explores the immigrant experience and celebrates the cultural ties that still bond generations after 400 years in the United States
Yankee immortals( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the kings of America's mightiest baseball dynasty and their names soared into history with the crack of a bat! Hear the stories of these greats: Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra and Lou Gehrig
The ultimate baseball collector's collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides viewers with an inside look at baseball's greatest treasures and also explore the big busines of the baseball memorabilia industry
Best of Bob Hope( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic comedy radio programs of the "Bob Hope show."
The great American baseball box by Gordon Skene( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of baseball, including broadcast highlights of games, news items, comedy skits, commercials, and songs related to the sport
Great baseball movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three classic baseball movies on one videocassette. Includes Jackie Robinson's film biography, the story of Roy Campanella, and the Sultan of Swat (Babe Ruth)
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bang the drum slowly: The story of the friendship between a star pitcher, wise to the world, and a half-wit catcher, as they cope with the catcher's terminal illness through a baseball season. Fear strikes out: True story of the life of Jimmy Piersall, who battled mental illness to achieve stardom in major league baseball. The pride of the Yankees: The moving, true story of New York Yankee immortal Lou Gehrig, the southpaw slugger who rose to the very top of the sport, only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness. Cobb: A reporter hired to write the 'official' biography of Ty Cobb discovers just how dark the baseball legend's real story is
Babe Ruth story a historic classic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through archival film, describes the life and career of George Herman Ruth, "The Bambino," "The Sultan of Swat." Includes the silent film, Headin' Home, starring Babe Ruth as a small town boy who makes it big
The "Home-run king", or, How Pep Pindar won his title by Babe Ruth( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe Ruth's baseball advice by Babe Ruth( Book )

3 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of baseball( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of baseball from its earliest beginnings through some of its greatest players, including Babe Ruth, Cy Young, Ty Cobb, Lou Gehrig, Joe Di Maggio, Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Reggie Jackson, Willie Mays, and Jackie Robinson. Features stills and rare film footage
 
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Alternative Names
Babe

Babe (Baseball player) 1895-1948

Babe Ruth Amerikaans honkballer (1895-1948)

Babe Ruth beisbolista estadounidense

Babe Ruth giocatore di baseball statunitense

Babe Ruth joueur de baseball américain

Babe Ruth jugador estadounidense de béisbol

Babe Ruth US-amerikanischer Baseballspieler

Bambino 1895-1948

Colossus of Clout (Baseball player) 1895-1948

George Herman Ruth

Mazulis Rūts

Pei-pi-lu-ssu 1895-1948

Ruth, Babe 1895-1948

Ruth, George

Ruth, George 1895-1948

Ruth, George H.

Ruth, George Herman

Ruth, George Herman 1895-1948

Ruth, George Herman Jr

Ruth, George Herman jr. 1895-1948

Ruth, George Herman junior 1895-1948

Sultan of Swat 1895-1948

the Bambino

The Bambino 1895-1948

the Sultan of Swat

The Sultan of Swat 1895-1948

Μπέιμπ Ρουθ

Бейб Рут

Рут, Бейб

Բեյբ Ռութ

בייב רות'

بيب روث

بیب روث بازیکن بیسبال آمریکایی

जॉर्ज हर्मन रुथ

बेब रुथ

বেব রুথ

베이브 루스

べーブルース 1895-1948

ベーブ・ルース

貝比·魯斯

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The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe RuthBabe: the legend comes to lifeHome run : the story of Babe RuthBabe and me : a baseball card adventureMighty Jackie : the strike out queenWhen Willard met Babe RuthBabe RuthBabe Ruth saves baseball