skip to content
One man out : Curt Flood versus baseball Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

One man out : Curt Flood versus baseball

Author: Robert Michael Goldman
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, 2008.
Series: Landmark law cases & American society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"When Curt Flood, all-star center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals, refused to be traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in 1969, he sent shock waves ... that ultimately reached the Supreme Court. Flood challenged the game's reserve-clause system that bound players to teams as if they were property"--The publisher's description.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Curt Flood; Curt Flood; Curt Flood
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Michael Goldman
ISBN: 9780700616022 0700616020 9780700616039 0700616039
OCLC Number: 224446758
Description: vxii, 158 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The first inning --
"Your grandfather and I" --
"Just a game" --
More than just a game --
The trial --
"The Senator from Copenhagen" --
The Ex-Senator and Ex-Justice meet the Supreme Court --
"Flood strikes out" --
Epilogue: One man out.
Series Title: Landmark law cases & American society.
Responsibility: Robert M. Goldman.
More information:

Abstract:

When Curt Flood, all-star center fielder for the St Louis Cardinals, refused to be traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in 1968, he sent shock waves throughout professional baseball that ultimately  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Goldman's readable and insightful book makes a significant contribution to the literature about baseball and the law. Curt Flood was a great hero in the struggle for players' rights, and Goldman Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/224446758> # One man out : Curt Flood versus baseball
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "224446758" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ksu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Place/lawrence_kan> ; # Lawrence, Kan.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009123503> ; # Discrimination in sports--United States
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/41728242> ; # Curt Flood
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Topic/baseball_law_and_legislation_united_states> ; # Baseball--Law and legislation--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/KF228> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1156290> ; # Trials
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Topic/baseboll_sociala_aspekter_forenta_staterna> ; # Baseboll--sociala aspekter--Förenta staterna
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/827929> ; # Baseball--Law and legislation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Person/flood_curt_1938_1997> ; # Curt Flood
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799042> ; # African American baseball players
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100529> ; # Antitrust law--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Topic/african_american_baseball_players> ; # African American baseball players
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810849> ; # Antitrust law
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895130> ; # Discrimination in sports
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/344.73099/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/249494541> ; # Robert Michael Goldman
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description ""When Curt Flood, all-star center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals, refused to be traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in 1969, he sent shock waves ... that ultimately reached the Supreme Court. Flood challenged the game's reserve-clause system that bound players to teams as if they were property"--The publisher's description."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/134913176> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Series/landmark_law_cases_&_american_society> ; # Landmark law cases & American society.
   schema:name "One man out : Curt Flood versus baseball"@en ;
   schema:productID "224446758" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/224446758#PublicationEvent/lawrence_kan_university_press_of_kansas_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Agent/university_press_of_kansas> ; # University Press of Kansas
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0818/2008016874.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700616022> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700616039> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8B6953> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/224446758> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Agent/university_press_of_kansas> # University Press of Kansas
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University Press of Kansas" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Person/flood_curt_1938_1997> # Curt Flood
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1938" ;
   schema:deathDate "1997" ;
   schema:familyName "Flood" ;
   schema:givenName "Curt" ;
   schema:name "Curt Flood" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Series/landmark_law_cases_&_american_society> # Landmark law cases & American society.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/224446758> ; # One man out : Curt Flood versus baseball
   schema:name "Landmark law cases & American society." ;
   schema:name "Landmark law cases & American society" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Topic/baseball_law_and_legislation_united_states> # Baseball--Law and legislation--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93005393> ;
   schema:name "Baseball--Law and legislation--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/134913176#Topic/baseboll_sociala_aspekter_forenta_staterna> # Baseboll--sociala aspekter--Förenta staterna
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Baseboll--sociala aspekter--Förenta staterna"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100529> # Antitrust law--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antitrust law--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009123503> # Discrimination in sports--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Discrimination in sports--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1156290> # Trials
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Trials"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799042> # African American baseball players
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American baseball players"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810849> # Antitrust law
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antitrust law"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/827929> # Baseball--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Baseball--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/895130> # Discrimination in sports
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Discrimination in sports"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/249494541> # Robert Michael Goldman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Goldman" ;
   schema:givenName "Robert Michael" ;
   schema:name "Robert Michael Goldman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41728242> # Curt Flood
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1938" ;
   schema:deathDate "1997" ;
   schema:familyName "Flood" ;
   schema:givenName "Curt" ;
   schema:name "Curt Flood" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700616022>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0700616020" ;
   schema:isbn "9780700616022" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700616039>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0700616039" ;
   schema:isbn "9780700616039" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.