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Author: David Espar; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); KTEH-TV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.); Learning Corporation of America.; Simon & Schuster Communications.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : The Corporation ; Northbrook, Ill. : Distributed by Simon & Schuster Communications, ©1983.
Series: Enterprise (WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.))
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at how the Haas family of Levi Strauss manages the Oakland Athletics baseball team as a business. Follows their efforts to improve the team and increase ticket sales and profits, including settling players' contracts, hiring manager Billy Martin, and developing a marketing campaign.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Espar; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); KTEH-TV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.); Learning Corporation of America.; Simon & Schuster Communications.
OCLC Number: 12250560
Notes: Broadcast over PBS as a segment of: Enterprise.
Issued also as U-matic 3/4 in. or Beta 1/2 in.
Credits: Camera, Robert Moore ; video, Dann Parks ; senior editor, Thomas Friedman ; advisor, Stephen Greyser.
Performer(s): Russ Holcomb.
Target Audience: College students and adults.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 leader's guide.
Series Title: Enterprise (WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.))
Responsibility: [presented by] WGBH Boston [in coproduction with] KTEH San Jose ; coproduced with Learning Corporation of America ; produced, written & directed by David Espar.

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Looks at how the Haas family of Levi Strauss manages the Oakland Athletics baseball team as a business. Follows their efforts to improve the team and increase ticket sales and profits, including settling players' contracts, hiring manager Billy Martin, and developing a marketing campaign.

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