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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Growing up with baseball.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2004
|Material Type:||Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||0803229755 9780803229754 080320423X 9780803204232|
|Description:||ix, 194 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||pt. 1. Loving the game --
Ballparks I have known / Bob Boynton --
Choosing baseball / Bob Wilson --
A day of salvation / Roy Branson --
The essence of the game / Michael V. Miranda --
A kid's catch-22 of the '54 series / Woodrow W. Whidden --
Dad and a cast of (almost) thousands / Jan Finkel --
How the baseball bug bit / Dave Anderson --
The catch / Gary Huffaker --
Rounding the bases / Larry Brunt --
The impossible dream / Terrie Dopp Aamodt --
Loving and learning the game / Tom Nahigian --
How baseball turned me into a Californian / Keith Francis --
pt. 2. Playing the game --
My father never took me to a baseball game / Walter Kephart --
The hill / Willie Runquist --
Marvelous Marv / Dennis Brislen.
|Responsibility:||edited by Gary Land.|
A cause for quiet celebration. . . . It is filled with trivia and wry humor that can occupy a few minutes reading a night or make an afternoon spent consuming its pages a very fine day at the beach.